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And the money-making machine rose and dismissed them, as he had received them, with a short, sharp business conge'.
Oh, poor fellow, I gave him his coup de conge last night, and he set out for England this morning.
SHARING HER CRIMEMAY AGNES FLEMING
We had no time nor spirits pour prendre conge stuff, but determined to call upon the Bowdlers and Miss Cooper.
We found the General had been wounded at Maubeuge, and was now absent on conge for the recovery of his health.
We found the General had been wounded at Maubeuge, and was now abſent on conge for the recovery of his health.
Madama made her conge, and hoped "El Senora Maria un asiento."
TOM CRINGLE'S LOGMICHAEL SCOTT
William Barlow (1549-54) was translated from St. David's without even the form of a conge d'elire.
If a writer could not do their work the way they wanted it done he was not long in getting his conge.
THE FICTION FACTORYJOHN MILTON EDWARDS
In fact, after making my humble conge, extrication became my only object, and I effected a retreat with difficulty.
F appears to have read li, le conge gist en toutes choses la ou ny ad pecche.

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