The discovery of that conspiracy is the ruin of the superintendent, and that discovery is the result of the correspondence
with England: this is why Colbert wished to have that correspondence
The profitable disposal of the correspondence to Blanche was no longer among the possibilities involved in the case.
Rendered into intelligible English, this resolution pledged him to hold no communication with Sir Patrick--until he had first tested his success in negotiating with other persons, who might be equally interested in getting possession of the correspondence, and more liberal in giving hush-money to the thief who had stolen it.
Geoffrey Delamayn in matrimonial correspondence, little more than a fortnight since, with another lady--who signed herself "Anne Silvester."
To begin with, the simple type of correspondence we have been exhibiting can hardly occur when words are substituted for images, because, in word-propositions, relations are usually expressed by words, which are not themselves relations.
Owing to these complications, the simplest type of correspondence is impossible when either negative facts or negative propositions are involved.
Enough has been said to show that the correspondence between the belief and its objective is more complicated in this case than in that of the window to the left of the door, and this was all that had to be proved.
I told him that those unhappy distresses which first moved him to a generous and an honest friendship for me, would, I hope, move him to a little concern for me now, though the criminal part of our correspondence, which I believed neither of us intended to fall into at the time, was broken off; that I desired to repent as sincerely as he had done, but entreated him to put me in some condition that I might not be exposed to the temptations which the devil never fails to excite us to from the frightful prospect of poverty and distress; and if he had the least apprehensions of my being troublesome to him, I begged he would put me in a posture to go back to my mother in Virginia, from when he knew I came, and that would put an end to all his fears on that account.
It is true that sick-beds are the time when such correspondences as this are looked on with different countenances, and seen with other eyes than we saw them with, or than they appeared with before.
with her aunt Bertram was her only concern of higher interest.
"Heseltine thinks there's something behind this correspondence
," the Prime Minister said slowly.
Now there suddenly comes a request from you to have the censor pass you copies of all his Dutch correspondence
. There'd be the very devil to pay if I consented."