John Silver," he said, "you're a prodigious villain and imposter
--a monstrous imposter
Sometimes when some outrage of peculiar offensiveness stung her to the heart, she would plan schemes of vengeance and revel in the fancied spectacle of his exposure to the world as an imposter
and a slave; but in the midst of these joys fear would strike her; she had made him too strong; she could prove nothing, and--heavens, she might get sold down the river for her pains
We feared that having found this somewhere it had aroused his cupidity and led him to believe that in some way he could obtain the reward, possibly by foisting upon us a white girl on the chance that so many years had elapsed that we would not be able to recognize an imposter
It proves," he roared, with a sudden blast of fury, "that you are the damnedest imposter
in London--a vile, crawling journalist, who has no more science than he has decency in his composition
It seemed as if she was not an imposter
any more, and was coming to the home of her ancestors.
You would have supposed that I was showing her some wonderful inventions, by her study of them; and if you had seen her, whenever I jingled my housekeeping keys, get up and attend me, certainly you might have thought that there never was a greater imposter
than I with a blinder follower than Caddy Jellyby.
Remember that this is Jarley's stupendous collection of upwards of One Hundred Figures, and that it is the only collection in the world; all others being imposters
Either there were two moons, then, or these strangers were imposters
, designing scamps, false deities!
The charge-sheet filed by the CBI on September 13, last year had said that a candidate who was to appear in the constable recruitment exam from Jawaharlal Nehru College of Technology in Rewa skipped the exam and an imposter
had appeared on his behalf.
As well as feeling unworthy of their own achievements, people with a case of imposter
syndrome can often have unsustainably high selfexpectations around their competence as well.
Last month, we launched Imposter
Buster, a unique Twitter bot.
Police are still hunting for the imposter
and her "daughter", but caught the stand-in grandson.