Who knows if my interlocutor spoke for the Saudi government.
They might also be unwilling to work with the interlocutor picked by the government to lead the talks.
So Eugene already had a leg up—an interlocutor could explain away any failed communication.
Or Andrew could be the novelist, the interlocutor the reader (and uncertain reviewer).
It is what we say that really counts, and ATFP expresses the same message, no matter the language, medium or interlocutor.
The head inclining laterally toward the interlocutor indicates affection.
Ramiro looked at his interlocutor, as the mastiff may look at the lap dog.
His interlocutor didn't see it in that light, and told him so.
Almayer turned round and looked at his interlocutor steadily.
My hesitation and prevarication had apparently not inspired my interlocutor with confidence in me.