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The old postman says it was insufficiently addressed, or it 'ud ha' been here by first post.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
But the postman never came near the little cottage at the elbow in Whiffle Street, all that day.
It had become a standard jest with the ex-postman that she should never go anywhere away from Skyrie without her pocket-book.
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
The statement was in the form of a question, to which the ex-postman rather coldly replied: "Yes, so I have heard."
DOROTHY AT SKYRIEEVELYN RAYMOND
The steps continue and grow faint, as the postman rounds the distant corner.
And all the while the real "me" is snugly lying here in the green box, peeping through the keyhole, on the watch for the postman.
The postman delivers too many letters on that block to concern himself with postmarks.
THE CIRCULAR STUDYANNA KATHARINE GREEN
She and the postman were great friends, and always had some merry words to exchange when they met.
"There is the postman; I am going to see if he has anything for us," and putting aside her papers she ran downstairs.
It was not till some one had a thought rhyming with "better" that Louise was reminded of the letters the postman left.

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