He returned to the consulate to talk over the matter with the trusty Scanlons.
"No, it is not the consulate," said Pachmann smoothly, and turned to Vard.
To the guillotine succeeded the court-martial; then the Consulate, then the Empire.
He was the doctor of our Legation and, of course, of the Consulate, too.
But in our Consulate (where I arrived dripping after a sharp walk) ...