Foretel me that some tender maid, whose grandmother is yet unborn, hereafter, when, under the fictitious name
of Sophia, she reads the real worth which once existed in my Charlotte, shall from her sympathetic breast send forth the heaving sigh.
Among other public buildings in a certain town, which for many reasons it will be prudent to refrain from mentioning, and to which I will assign no fictitious name
, there is one anciently common to most towns, great or small: to wit, a workhouse; and in this workhouse was born; on a day and date which I need not trouble myself to repeat, inasmuch as it can be of no possible consequence to the reader, in this stage of the business at all events; the item of mortality whose name is prefixed to the head of this chapter.
And I reply to you, sir, that this abuse of power, this exile under a fictitious name
, are infamous
For sufficient reasons, which this narrative will itself unfold as it advances, a fictitious name
must be bestowed upon the old Cathedral town.
And since I am treating it in the comprehensive capacity of a representative book, I have taken the liberty of giving to both book and author fictitious names
I do not say the story is true, for I did not witness the happenings which it portrays, but the fact that in the telling of it to you I have taken fictitious names
for the principal characters quite sufficiently evidences the sincerity of my own belief that it MAY be true.
Shielded by my own obscurity, and by the lapse of years, and a few fictitious names
, I do not fear to venture; and will candidly lay before the public what I would not disclose to the most intimate friend.
Some of the incidents contained in the following pages will be recognized, notwithstanding the substitution of fictitious names
, by such as have heard, from old men's lips, the fate of the few combatants who were in a condition to retreat after "Lovell's Fight.
Qadery allegedly embezzled funds sent to the USAID-supported Agricultural Development Fund (ADF), by making a wire transfer equivalent to $539,000 to an Afghanistan International Bank account set up under a fictitious name
, it added.
The video was spread by Dautov under a fictitious name
of "Sheikh Hafiz Bakhtiar Al Misri" on several websites, which contradicts the constitutional order of Kyrgyzstan.
When asked what prompted him to join the initiative Mahmoud, a fictitious name
to preserve his privacy, said: "At first I thought it was absurd, but when I saw my neighbour taking his chickens, out I felt compelled to take Bertha for a stroll too.
Also, Charbel told the press that the group which claimed responsibility of the kidnappings is using a fictitious name
which has no record at the ministry of interior.