He wrote a letter to Morrissey suggesting a second codicil and pitching himself as the man to do it.
Unfortunately, Whitaker never got to discuss the third codicil with Mrs. Astor or see her sign it.
But even if there be a codicil, how do you know it is in favor of Perdita?
(Oct. 15) Adds a codicil to his will with a few alterations of bequests.
A codicil was added to Harriet Martineau's will, therefore, revoking the provision about this matter.
I was goin' to take this to Ferret on my way home—and it's the codicil to my will, this is.
In his heart of hearts, he did believe that that codicil had been fraudulently manufactured by his friend and client, Lady Mason.
The will and codicil were confirmed, and Lady Mason continued to live at the farm.
Having read it once, Mr Armstrong turned back to the first page and read it again; and then with equal care perused the codicil.
She had seen the signature, and written the codicil, and could explain the motive.