de Vipont, a knight of St John of Jerusalem, who had some ancient possessions at a place called Heather, near Ashby-de-la-Zouche, occupied the fifth pavilion.
As the son of an East India merchant and the son-in-law of Ralph
Waldo Emerson, he was a Bostonian of the Brahmin caste.
Fogg's usual partners at whist: Andrew Stuart, an engineer; John Sullivan and Samuel Fallentin, bankers; Thomas Flanagan, a brewer; and Gauthier Ralph
, one of the Directors of the Bank of England-- all rich and highly respectable personages, even in a club which comprises the princes of English trade and finance.
was gone before the news was brought to us.
Nathaniel’s coat, sir, was not fully made, And Gabriel’s pumps were all unpink’d i’ th' heel; There was no link to color Peter’s hat, And Walter’s dagger was not come from sheathing; There were none fine, but Adam, Ralph
, and Gregory.
My ancestor, Sir Ralph
Musgrave, as a prominent Cavalier and the right-hand man of Charles the Second in his wanderings,' said my friend.
(as she used to call him) had said something about going to the theatre; that I thought he had given up the idea, but I must have been mistaken, and should certainly sit up for him.
But, master, I know from him, and he got it from the Sheriff's man Ralph
o' the Scar, that this same knavish Sheriff hath but laid a trap for thee in this shooting match and wishes nothing so much as to see thee there.
My mother and I were left without a relation in the world except one uncle, Ralph
Smith, who went to Africa twenty-five years ago, and we have never had a word from him since.
His most daring liberty was taken with her mind, which, for reasons of his own, he desired to be exalted and infallible, and of such independence that it was only in the case of Ralph
Denham that it swerved from its high, swift flight, but where he was concerned, though fastidious at first, she finally swooped from her eminence to crown him with her approval.
At the head of their respective companies rode the five captains: Red Shandy; John Flory; Edwild the Serf; Emilio, Count de Gropello of Italy; and Sieur Ralph
de la Campnee, of France.
Conyers and Granet were sitting side by side, engrossed in conversation.