emissary


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someone sent on a mission to represent the interests of someone else

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It was barely half-past ten; but what if the emissary, impatient for her reply, and not knowing how else to employ his time, were already seated among the travellers with cooling drinks at their elbows of whom Archer had caught a glimpse as she went in?
He did not care to be seen watch in hand within view of the hotel, and his unaided reckoning of the lapse of time led him to conclude that, if Madame Olenska was so long in reappearing, it could only be because she had met the emissary and been waylaid by him.
informing me that our emissary had started on his voyage) returned a receipt in due form, and the whole of the surplus money, to the last farthing!
We have here, however, an emissary connected with the police come to inquire into the sad incident of this afternoon.
The Colonel and his aide-de-camp went out to meet the gentleman, rightly conjecturing that he was an emissary of Lord Steyne.
This matter, in my belief," the Steyne emissary cried, "ought to be buried in the most profound oblivion.
I later told him that I was not the only one he had offered (to put on tefillin) and I told him immediately that city hall is not a place for missionaries and that he needed to leave the building," continued Ladianski, who said that he convinced the municipality CEO to ban the Chabad emissary from the building.
Works contract relating to the cleaning and partial rehabilitation of the collector - emissary.
I cannot disclose the identity yet since we are still conducting a case buildup against the emissary involved,' said BI port operations division chief Marc Red Marinas.
According to the FSB, the terrorist attacks were being prepared under the guidance of a Daesh emissary from Syria.
And here, to blame that he went as someone's emissary or that the government facilitated the meet is untrue, baseless and unfortunate," she added.
As part of the continuous contacts between the two heads of State, His Majesty King Mohammed VI received, Tuesday at the Royal Palace in Rabat, Marcel Amon-Tanoh, minister, chief of Staff of the President of the Republic and emissary of Ivorian President Alassane Ouattara to the Sovereign, said a press release of the King's Office.
Initial reports suggested that the mayor, who was shot and wounded by unidentified snipers around noon local time Monday, was either riding his bike or swimming at the time of the attack, but Rabbi Moishe Moskovitz, a Chabad emissary to Kharkov, told Tablet the mayor was out jogging.
LOK Janshakti Party ( LJP) leader Sanjay Saraf, named in media reports as one of two persons purportedly sent by Bharatiya Janata Party ( BJP) leader Narendra Modi to meet Syed Ali Shah Geelani, said on Sunday that the Kashmiri separatist leader was like a father figure to him but he had not met him as an emissary.
LAHORE -- Special emissary of Indian Prime Minister, S .