One day his office-boy brought in word that Mrs. Taber would like to see him.
How did you manage to get past my office-boy and invade my sanctum?
In business, a broker isn't considered a dude because he declines to be his own office-boy.
When Mr. Sharp was an office-boy, his name had been "Little Big-brains."
The office-boy had brought the first bouquet, which was a little late in coming.
Then the office-boy had to tell the whole story all over again.
"The office-boy, to whom I always give it in charge before leaving the bank," said Prosper.
"I'm afraid I'll never do that, sir," said the office-boy gravely.
Well, no, I would not care to put it in that way, but your office-boy must know that false representations void it.
"Mr. Nicholas is out, miss," said the office-boy, with gentlemanly regret.