Roberts


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Roberts

1. Frederick Sleigh, 1st Earl. 1832--1914, British field marshal. He was awarded the Victoria Cross (1858) for his service during the Indian Mutiny and was commander in chief (1899--1900) in the second Boer War
2. Julia. born 1967, US film actress; her films include Pretty Woman (1990), Notting Hill (1999), Erin Brockovich (2000), which earned her an Academy Award, and Mona Lisa Smile (2003)
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And of course the white man is inevitable--it's the niggers' fate," Roberts broke in.
He could no more box the compass than I could mix drinks like Roberts here.
In former times, before Robert could remember, "the house" had been a summer luxury of the Lebruns.
Robert was interested, and wanted to know what manner of girls the sisters were, what the father was like, and how long the mother had been dead.
I am entirely at your service," Lord Robert answered.
Lord Robert," he said, "I have, I believe, the right of a personal appeal.
Chris's gaze roved over them, and he was aware of a guilty sorrow-pang as he paused for a moment on Lute's Aunt Mildred and Uncle Robert, mellow with ripe middle age and genial with the gentle buffets life had dealt them.
And in this poor cottage, in the wild January weather of 1759, wee Robert was born.
MARCHMONT MISS MABEL CHILTERN, Sir Robert Chiltern's Sister MRS.
Robert himself is certainly worth knowing--a really attractive union of manliness and saintliness, of shrewd sense and unworldly aims, and withal with that kindness and pity the absence of which so often abates the actual value of those other gifts.
The evidences are, in appearance, so overwhelming against Monsieur Robert Darzac that a detective so well informed, so intelligent, and generally so successful, as Monsieur Frederic Larsan, may be excused for having been misled by them.
Elinor remembered what Robert had told her in Harley Street, of his opinion of what his own mediation in his brother's affairs might have done, if applied to in time.