In the condition I have been in, it cannot be strange to you that our unhappy correspondence
had not been the least of the burthens which lay upon my conscience.
Franklin Blake agrees to Miss Clack's proposal, on the understanding that she will kindly consider this intimation of his consent as closing the correspondence
"Impossible, monsieur, for that correspondence
is kept from the council; monsieur le cardinal himself carried it on."
He laughed softly over his own cleverness; and withdrew to a lonely place in the plantation, in which he could consult the stolen correspondence
without fear of being observed by any living creature.
"My dear brother," Cornelius answered, "your correspondence
The rest of the afternoon and all the evening Philip toiled through the innumerable correspondence
. He glanced at the address and at the signature, then tore the letter in two and threw it into the washing-basket by his side.
Perhaps it may be possible to modify this notion of formal correspondence
in such a way as to be more widely applicable, but if so, the modifications required will be by no means slight.
Astor, by the magnitude of his commercial and financial relations, and the vigor and scope of his self-taught mind, had elevated himself into the consideration of government and the communion and correspondence
with leading statesmen, he, at an early period, communicated his schemes to President Jefferson, soliciting the countenance of government.
I shall have the pleasure of acknowledging the great assistance which I have received from several other naturalists, in the course of this and my other works; but I must be here allowed to return my most sincere thanks to the Reverend Professor Henslow, who, when I was an undergraduate at Cambridge, was one chief means of giving me a taste for Natural History, -- who, during my absence, took charge of the collections I sent home, and by his correspondence
directed my endeavours, -- and who, since my return, has constantly rendered me every assistance which the kindest friend could offer.
Fanny was right enough in not expecting to hear from Miss Crawford now at the rapid rate in which their correspondence
had begun; Mary's next letter was after a decidedly longer interval than the last, but she was not right in supposing that such an interval would be felt a great relief to herself.
He is simply inundated with correspondence
from America about those two murders."
There are just twenty-four names in the United Kingdom which have been admitted to the privileges of free correspondence
. The censor has no right to touch any letters addressed to them.