"I was speaking in your terms, Mr. Brockton," said the lady, with suave hauteur.
Nelse was a telegraph operator up in Brockton before the war.
"I don't know what you mean," said the downright Mr. Brockton.
Two of 'em, factory girls from Brockton, they was, come to the house for a drink of water.
Papa says you are going to live with us 53 and you are going to study with Harry under Mr. Brockton.
His accomplice from Brockton could meet him with another car, for one thing.
Brockton glanced at his watch, walked over to the window and then came back to where she stood.
Of course, it was Brockton's influence that got her the part.
She must get away from New York and be safely married before Brockton or any one else had a chance to ruin her life.
Brockton, she could not help remembering, was more than double her age.