Elspeth


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Elspeth

Flashman’s air-headed but beguiling wife. [Br. Lit.: Flashman]
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When his confidential maid-of-all-work, the aged Elspeth, tried to insinuate that the whole thing might be a hoax--
Ex-Celtic owner Fergus McCann, who saved the club from financial ruin, has split from his wife Elspeth after almost 20 years of marriage.
Out Thursday AS the title suggests, this romance is written in the form of letters, starting with one sent by a young American student to Elspeth, a Scottish poet, in 1912.
The housing experthas designs with names such as Edith, Elspeth and Miranda.
But there was none more sensitive and imaginative than Elspeth Thompson who wrote numerous books and articles and a column for the Daily Telegraph.
Mal and his wife, Elspeth Graham, were visiting Australia for various literary functions following a failed attempt, through a family illness, a couple of years before.
Moira, Eric and all the family of the late Elspeth wish to express their sincere thanks to all relatives, friends and neighbours, for the love and kindness shown to them in their recent sad bereavement, also for the many cards and donations to the Stroke Association.
The Cardiff-born actor has been cast as the writer in Banking On Mr Toad, which will focus on the peculiar tale of Grahame's life with his wife Elspeth Thompson.
Violinist Elspeth Hanson has replaced Haylie Ecker who left to have a baby.
Claimant Mark Webb said he was duped into thinking he was the biological father of Elspeth Chapman, whom he had raised for 17 years, and wanted compensation.
The rest of the cast were spot on, especially Bryan Ferriman as the dotty professor Dillwyn Knox and Elspeth Dales as Turing's devoted mother.
ELSPETH Hamilton's use of mixed media is the highlight of this exhibition that reflects her very personal take on images of land and sea.