Thesaurus / robber baron
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“This house must have been the hotel of some distinguished family, Baron; it is nobly proportioned,” said David Arden.
Q was a Queen, who wore a silk slip; R was a Robber, and wanted a whip.
Monsieur,” growls the baron, “stone walls have ears, you say if only they had tongues; what tales these could tell!
It was true that his sight had grown accustomed to the obscurity, for he could now see the baron's features much more distinctly.
The baron turned full upon him, and leaned his shoulders against the iron door of the recess.
“But this is not a case of attending a patient, Baron,” said David Arden, a little haughtily.
He was created baron Tilbury by Charles I for meritorious services.
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The other was the spirited portrait of Baron von Friedericks, a happy combination of cavalier and soldier in its manly strength.
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The baron unlocked this door, and, after some rummaging, he took forth a box similar to that he had taken out before.
“Yes; that would be indispensible,” said the baron, whose eyes were sweeping the room from corner to corner, fiercely and swiftly.