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The manager was goin' through the office and heard the laugh they give me.

I think the whole staff was female, with the exception of the steward or manager.

At one o'clock precisely I was shown into the manager's office.

I rushed back again and sent my name in to the manager's office.

I was willing to humour the poor fellow, who must have been as poor a manager as he had been an artiste.

Finally Duquesnel appeared and took me across to the manager's office.

I was requested to call on the manager the following day at two o'clock.

"Let me have this letter," said the manager, visibly annoyed.

I told him of my conversation with the manager and of my fears.

We were talking at the foot of the staircase when the manager arrived.

WORD ORIGIN

1580s, "one who manages," agent noun from manage. Specific sense of "one who conducts a house of business or public institution" is from 1705.

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