Denton, who speaks in the clipped cadence of the Oxford-educated Brit he is, has built quite a castle.
When she approached Cherry, he told her the line was too expensive "and he dismissively walked towards Denton and McDonough."
At this point in his life, Denton has enough filthy lucre in his bank account to affect a certain lack of interest in the stuff.
A needlebeam and a good marksman could pluck away the Denton and her hand along with it, without much real risk to Ermetyne.
He did not blame Smith and Denton; they had been very kind, very lenient indeed.
Presently one, a man shorter but much broader and stouter than Denton, came forward to him.
Mrs. Denton was helpful, and would have been more so, if Joan had only understood.
In the letter of Mr. Denton, in another chapter, some remarks will be found upon the subject of which we are treating.
Could not Mrs. Denton and her party do something to hasten it?
Mr. Denton kindly replied to our inquiry, and his answer may be taken as the best evidence upon this point.