"I live at the end of the Impasse des Bourdonnais," he said rapidly.
According to them, the investigation into the activities of that ship had come to an impasse.
"Seems to be an impasse, Mr. Cornell," he said with an amused smile.
He got round the impasse by kicking out the foot rest of the third chair.
Here was an impasse from which obviously there was but one method of ...