I did it, I presume, simply because I'm a schemer at heart, and I knew it would work.
I'm a schemer too, Mister Asgill, only—one at a time, one at a time!
Circumstances have made me, as you see, a politician, a schemer if you like.
The woman could not have been so deep a schemer in those days.
It is the contriver, the schemer, who is caught by the Law, and never the philosopher.