Shute


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English writer who settled in Norway after World War II (1899-1960)

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It is to be assumed that this was not the first time that Mr Shute had made one of a trio in these circumstances, for the swift dexterity with which he lost Arthur was certainly not that of a novice.
Secretly she was beginning to be somewhat afraid of Mr Shute.
My observation was,' explained Mr Shute, coldly, 'that, judging from appearances, that dough-faced lemon was Willie-boy, the first and only love.
The necessity of having to be careful about the nap prevented Mr Shute from doing himself complete justice.
Mr Shute took off his hat, smoothed it, replaced it with extreme care, and turned his attention to the new-comer.
Mr Shute removed his hat again and gave it another brush.
Compared with the blows Mr Shute was wont to receive in the exercise of his profession, Arthur's was a gentle tap.
And it was at this precise moment, just as the two spectators, reinforced now by eleven other men of sporting tastes, were congratulating themselves on their acumen in having stopped to watch, that Police-Constable Robert Bryce, intruding fourteen stones of bone and muscle between the combatants, addressed to Mr Shute these memorable words: ''Ullo, 'ullo
And as for you,' he said, addressing Mr Shute, 'all you've got to do is to keep that face of yours closed.
Arthur, luckier than Mr Shute, was not hampered by a too small silk hat.
Adelaide Airport also hired Craig Shute as the new executive general manager Property, and Emma Boulby as the new executive general manager Airport Operations.
Mr Shute was my grocer, I wanted to say; that was all.
LeAnne Crocker, Director - Global Reservation Operations Design and Learning Communications at Hyatt, and Scott Shute, Vice President of Global Customer Operations at LinkedIn, will join the 11 Customer Service Leaders that currently sit on the Advisory Board.
Professor Stephen Shute will give a talk to academics and those working in the criminal justice sector at the Newcastle-based law school on January 29.
Rae Shute, Year 9, Rebecca Thornton, Amelia Pickard, and Katie Scott, all Year 10, have just returned from a successful trip to the Aquatics Centre at the London Olympic Park, Stratford, where they contested the National School Team Relay Finals.