She tried the direct, how-do-you-do handshake approach, but was blocked by a burly aide-de-camp.
To-morrow,” I said (after some sort of how-do-you-do's had been exchanged), “you'll be flying all over the place, I suppose.
He said how-do-you-do to Mrs. Knolles and to herself, and was presented to the others.
"how-do-you-do, sir," he repeated to Natalie in precisely the same tone, gravely shaking hands with her.
He really came to see me; but he would like to say how-do-you-do to you at the same time.
"Do come over and say how-do-you-do to Elinor and Bruce," she begged, catching sight of them across the room.
Be civil, say how-do-you-do, shake hands and give her a chair.
Say, Shadow, give us a chance to say how-do-you-do first, won't you?
Then he of Clusium would flutter and say, how-do-you-do, in squeaky crow tones.
"I thought I would just come in and say 'how-do-you-do,'" he said, shaking the duke heartily by the hand.