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Richards

1. I(vor) A(rmstrong). 1893--1979, British literary critic and linguist, who, with C. K. Ogden, wrote The Meaning of Meaning (1923) and devised Basic English
2. Sir Gordon. 1904--86, British jockey
3. Sir Viv, full name Isaac Vivian Alexander Richards. born 1952, West Indian cricketer; captained the West Indies (1985--91)
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Like tones of silver, amid the loud cries of Richard. “I have always a kiss for my old friend.
Richard Jones; “cover thy poll, or the frost will pluck out the remnant of thy locks.
my kingdom and my subjects?'' answered Richard, impatiently; ``I tell thee, Sir Wilfred, the best of them are most willing to repay my follies in kind For example, my very faithful servant, Wilfred of Ivanhoe, will not obey my positive commands, and yet reads his king a homily, because he does not walk exactly by his advice.
The young knight sighed, therefore, and held his peace; while Richard, rejoiced at having silenced his counsellor, though his heart acknowledged the justice of the charge he had brought against him, went on in conversation with Robin Hood.
"I am not in the mood to let myself be laughed at long," said Firmin Richard.
Firmin Richard told his secretary to send Box Five on the grand tier to Mm.
Then up spake the Prior and called upon one of the brethren that sat below the salt, and bade him look out of the window and see who was below, albeit he knew right well it could be none but Sir Richard.
Mayhap thou hadst better give an extension of his debt." Thus he spake, for he was afraid Sir Richard might do him a harm.
I heard papa tell Richard that half his fortune should go to me on my wedding-day.
"That shall I have without delay, as well as this upstart knight's estates; for King Richard is lately returned, I hear, from the Holy Land."
"I don't know that, sir!" replied Richard. "I am fond of boating.
Now it came close to the Revenge and the Captain asked Sir Richard what he should do, and "Sir Richard bid him save himself, and leave him to his fortune." So the gallant Revenge was left to fight alone.