He was a strange figure as he stood there, for he had assumed a flapped fantastic hat and swinging baldric and cutlass in his capacity of bandit king, but the bright prosaic tweed of the courier showed through in patches all over him.
I am no more a genuine brigand than I am a genuine courier.
He informed them that the carriage belonged to a Nabob from Calcutta and Jamaica enormously rich, and with whom he was engaged to travel; and at this moment a young gentleman who had been warned off the bridge between the paddle-boxes, and who had dropped thence on to the roof of Lord Methuselah's carriage, from which he made his way over other carriages and imperials until he had clambered on to his own, descended thence and through the window into the body of the carriage, to the applause of the couriers
Permit the landlord humbly to submit to Monsieur the Courier then, that Monseigneur, ordinarily so gracious, enraged himself without cause.
For then the courier (who himself would have been a foreign gentleman of high mark in the Marshalsea) would present himself to report that all was ready; and then her father's valet would pompously induct him into his travelling-cloak; and then Fanny's maid, and her own maid (who was a weight on Little Dorrit's mind--absolutely made her cry at first, she knew so little what to do with her), would be in attendance; and then her brother's man would complete his master's equipment; and then her father would give his arm to Mrs General, and her uncle would give his to her, and, escorted by the landlord and Inn servants, they would swoop down-stairs.
company concerned can't be bothered to ring my mobile number direct in order to confirm my address for delivery, with an agreed date and time frame.
Rohit Berry, "After getting huge success of courier
tracking software version 3.
is a fast and professional courier
service that provides multiple delivery options for their customers including: within an hour, a few hours, same day and overnight.
PDAs were originally introduced by Priority Express Couriers
, which acquired Cardiff Cycle Couriers
last October, effectively linking it into a UK and worldwide network of courier
Concerned that Wright, who had several years of experience in the courier
industry, was growing Road One Express too quickly, his investor closed the checkbook just a few months into the venture.
The call will be available via telephone at 866-800-8652 (passcode: 95307180) and accessible via webcast on Courier
Corporation's investor relations home page, at http://www.
, which specializes in same-day delivery of financial and legal documents, could add groceries to its list of deliveries - applying the same principles of customer service and speedy response on which the company is based.