alec


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alec

(ˈælɪk)
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Big Alec had never been captured by the fish patrol.
Charley Le Grant and I at the time were under a patrol-man named Carmintel, and the three of us were on the Reindeer, preparing for a trip, when Big Alec stepped aboard.
That's all right, Alec," Carmintel said in a low voice.
Big Alec levied and collected the tax, for all the world like a king.
Why, my son Alec had not yet gone to bed, and he would certainly have heard any one moving about.
He was obviously embarrassed for an instant, while the Inspector raised his eyebrows, and Alec Cunningham burst into a laugh.
Pon my word, I am inclined to agree with Master Alec," said the official.
Before going into this, I would draw your attention to the fact that, if Alec Cunningham's narrative was correct, and if the assailant, after shooting William Kirwan, had instantly fled, then it obviously could not be he who tore the paper from the dead man's hand.
She begged him to slow the animal to a walk which Alec accordingly did.
Nevertheless, Alec did not object to that confession.
Oh no; it's not necessary," replied Alec, patting the panting creature.
In the meantime Alec d'Urberville had pushed on up the slope to clear his genuine doubt as to the quarter of The Chase they were in.