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Herter

[hur-ter] /ˈhɜr tər/
noun
1.
Christian Archibald, 1895–1966, U.S. politician: secretary of state 1959–61.
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  • Mr. Herter was doing the decoration, and it was extraordinarily fine.

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  • Somehow, Herter hoped to get across the frontier into Germany!

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  • Still, the air was electric with suspense, and heavy with dread of some vague tragedy: disgrace for the hospital, ruin for Herter.

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  • I inquired politely where Herter was, but Muller evaded that question.

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  • I half expected him to pretend ingenuousness, and spring the tale of Dierdre's adventure with Herter on the company.

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  • I have not contradicted the story you told Herter about our engagement.

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  • Sœur Julie was bewildered for a second, but recovered herself to explain that Doctor Herter was eccentric and shy of strangers.

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  • But Herter industriously chummed with him, and not for nothing.

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  • Muller let it leak out that he left Herter—somewhere—a week ago.

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  • Herter had put me wise beforehand, and I knew what to expect.

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