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the owner or manager of an inn

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It was the Innkeeper who had come to tell him that midnight had struck.
Slamming the door behind him, the innkeeper left the room.
It's right across the way," the innkeeper replied, a speculation of Neighbour Martin's, and a foolish one it do seem to me.
They were a goodly company, and the Innkeepers all but worshipped them.
he went on hurriedly and with apparent composure when both the boys at the counter guffawed and even the innkeeper smiled--"No matter, I am not confounded by the wagging of their heads; for everyone knows everything about it already, and all that is secret is made open.
The mummers (some of the house serfs) dressed up as bears, Turks, innkeepers, and ladies- frightening and funny- bringing in with them the cold from outside and a feeling of gaiety, crowded, at first timidly, into the anteroom, then hiding behind one another they pushed into the ballroom where, shyly at first and then more and more merrily and heartily, they started singing, dancing, and playing Christmas games.
The oldest tavern was enlarged and transformed into an inn, which furnished mules to pilgrims to the Grand Chartreuse who began to come our way, and after two years there was just enough business for two innkeepers.
Weller's statement relative to the accommodations of the establishment, and to back his entreaties with a variety of dismal conjectures regarding the state of the roads, the doubt of fresh horses being to be had at the next stage, the dead certainty of its raining all night, the equally mortal certainty of its clearing up in the morning, and other topics of inducement familiar to innkeepers.
17, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mary and Alan Duxbury, owners of the Carlisle House in Carlisle, PA, have been awarded Select Registry's Innkeeper of the Year Award.
No matter your interests, tastes and abilities, a Bed & Breakfast Innkeepers of Colorado innkeeper-host is always pleased to help you find your perfect activity.
This is the season for Christmas pageants everywhere to dramatize one of scripture's most familiar scenes and cast a cold-hearted innkeeper who shoos away the Holy Family to a lowly stable.
Here is a deftly written, reader engaging, informed and informative, first-hand account of life as an innkeeper which is highly recommended reading for anyone who has every stayed in an inn--or contemplated owning one.
The Innkeeper Tales is a compendium of true stories about a group of strangers who are snowed in at The Abacrombie (a bed-and-breakfast located in the cultural district of Baltimore, Maryland).
They were refused until they came to the third and last house--my house--where I was the innkeeper who would welcome them.
According to GE Insurance Solutions, the program is the largest insurer of bed and breakfasts and country inns in the United States and has received the endorsement of innkeeper trade associations.