The spinster caused Briggs to write back to the Colonel a gracious and complimentary letter, encouraging him to continue his correspondence
But," he added with a smile of good- humoured pleasantry, "if admitted to such a distinction, I should not feel myself competent to the task of commenting on so much innocence and purity, as I know I should find in your correspondence
Impossible, monsieur, for that correspondence
is kept from the council; monsieur le cardinal himself carried it on.
, by a meeting between some of the parties, and a separation between the others, could not, to the great detriment of the Post Office revenue, be continued any longer.
We have appealed to their native justice and magnanimity, and we have conjured them by the ties of our common kindred to disavow these usurpations, which would inevitably interrupt our connections and correspondence
When a traveller returneth home, let him not leave the countries, where he hath travelled, altogether behind him; but maintain a correspondence
by letters, with those of his acquaintance, which are of most worth.
Whether the torments of absence were softened by a clandestine correspondence
, let us not inquire.
He knew French and German and thought there might be some chance of finding a job as correspondence
clerk; it made his heart sink, but he set his teeth; there was nothing else to do.
To such customary routine belonged his conversations with the staff, the letters he wrote from Tarutino to Madame de Stael, the reading of novels, the distribution of awards, his correspondence
with Petersburg, and so on.
The hero's rogue servant, Chispa, seemed to me, then and long afterwards, so fine a bit of Spanish character that I chose his name for my first pseudonym when I began to write for the newspapers, and signed my legislative correspondence
for a Cincinnati paper with it.
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
All this is quite true, my dear Cornelius, but still more certain it is, that if at this moment our correspondence
with the Marquis de Louvois were discovered, skilful pilot as I am, I should not be able to save the frail barque which is to carry the brothers De Witt and their fortunes out of Holland.
In the meantime, Emily, left by herself, had her own correspondence
to occupy her attention.
Judged by these specimens of his correspondence