He was an inheritor; and she had loved, not him, but his inheritance.
If he was one, he was either the victim of misfortune or the inheritor of the misfortune of an ancestor.
It is as your son that I speak; it is as the inheritor of your name,—that name which Madeleine also bears.
The dying man was, after all, the inheritor of his ancestors' virtues and failings.
A man in ...