Take the ambassador to the reception-room and tell him that I shall wait on him at once.
"There's a gentleman to see you in the reception-room, Miss Ashe," she said.
As the weeks went by, his reception-room became less crowded than of old.
"Yes, this is the reception-room," she said, in a tone intended to be frigidly polite.
We found ourselves in the reception-room, which was the first room on the right of the hall.
But Denning shouldn't have asked the stranger into the reception-room.
She met me in the reception-room where I had seen her before.
Then, as the door of the first reception-room was ajar, he at last ventured in.
The Laird appeared promptly in response to this message, and the two men walked slowly down the hall to the reception-room.
My reception-room was on one side of the street, and my work-room on the other side.