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They are emissaries of Earth, little metal spores from Earth.AFTER VISITING PLUTO, NASA'S NEW HORIZONS SPACECRAFT REACHES ANOTHER COSMIC MILESTONEJEFFREY KLUGERAPRIL 16, 2021TIME
He protested Mann’s mission and warned that American policymakers “were exposing their emissary to be treated as a spy.”MIXING DIPLOMACY AND SPYING WOULD BE POOR STRATEGY FOR U.S.JEFF ROGGFEBRUARY 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Infused with social media–savvy prose and all the latest tech fads—from cryptocurrency to brain-computer interfaces—the story unfolds through retelling from the alternating points of view of an alien emissary’s closest friends.THE BEST BOOKS OF 2020, ACCORDING TO FORTUNE STAFFRACHEL KINGDECEMBER 6, 2020FORTUNE
Instead, he sent mid-level emissaries to assure the solicitous officials his company would sort things on its own.HOW TRUMP’S TIKTOK BAN PUSHED CHINA’S MOST INDEPENDENT TECH BILLIONAIRE CLOSER TO BEIJINGCLAYCHANDLERSEPTEMBER 10, 2020FORTUNE
The consequence was, the disappointed emissary of these double treasons, immediately accused him of his own crimes.THE PASTOR'S FIRE-SIDE VOL. 3 OF 4JANE PORTER
Father Gavazzi, an emissary of the pope to America, caused a riot by his preaching at Montreal.THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
Here was a spy from "the crowd," an emissary of "the modern."BY THE CHRISTMAS FIRESAMUEL MCCHORD CROTHERS
Napoleon has sent the man on as an emissary, but Delessart will not allow him to speak.THE BRONZE EAGLEEMMUSKA ORCZY, BARONESS ORCZY
In reply to this Sapazani and his induna put a number of questions to the emissary, as the way of natives is.FORGING THE BLADESBERTRAM MITFORD
I am no emissary—I did not wish to deliver up my country to a foreign power, and least of all, to France.THE CHRONICLES OF CRIME OR THE NEW NEWGATE CALENDAR. V. 1/2CAMDEN PELHAM

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