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Marcello

[mahr-chel-law] /mɑrˈtʃɛl lɔ/
noun
1.
Benedetto
[be-ne-det-taw] /ˌbɛ nɛˈdɛt tɔ/ (Show IPA),
1686–1739, Italian composer.
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  • He was quite sure that she did not suspect him of having been in any way concerned in Marcello's temporary disappearance.

    Whosoever Shall Offend F. Marion Crawford
  • "I suppose that women cannot always understand that," said Marcello, after a moment.

    Whosoever Shall Offend F. Marion Crawford
  • He had probably dined with them, for he was intimate at the house, and Aurora had spoken of Marcello's visit.

    Whosoever Shall Offend F. Marion Crawford
  • She said this with the contempt which Marcello's extreme youth deserved.

    Whosoever Shall Offend F. Marion Crawford
  • Marcello spoke in a low voice, and bent his head, as if he were not sure of the answer.

    Whosoever Shall Offend F. Marion Crawford
  • "She is convinced that Marcello got on board of her," she answered.

    Whosoever Shall Offend F. Marion Crawford
  • Marcello was a little pale, but he tried to throw all the contempt he could command into his tone.

    Whosoever Shall Offend F. Marion Crawford
  • Marcello's head was propped up by her left arm while she fed him.

    Whosoever Shall Offend F. Marion Crawford
  • Marcello has gone out to fetch a doctor and Musetta brings a muff to warm the dying girl's fingers.

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