He was never seen on 'Change, nor at the Bank, nor in the counting-rooms of the "City"; no ships ever came into London docks of which he was the owner; he had no public employment; he had never been entered at any of the Inns of Court, either at the Temple, or Lincoln's Inn, or Gray's Inn
; nor had his voice ever resounded in the Court of Chancery, or in the Exchequer, or the Queen's Bench, or the Ecclesiastical Courts.
They drove to a shabby street beyond the British Museum in the neighbourhood of the Gray's Inn
Road, and she stopped the cab at the corner.
Todd took me to a lodging-house situated in a respectable street near the Gray's Inn
'I wish I only knew who his friends were,' muttered Sampson, filling his pocket with papers; 'if they'd just get up a pretty little Commission de lunatico at the Gray's Inn
Coffee House and give me the job, I'd be content to have the lodgings empty for one while, at all events.'
Mr Casby lived in a street in the Gray's Inn
Road, which had set off from that thoroughfare with the intention of running at one heat down into the valley, and up again to the top of Pentonville Hill; but which had run itself out of breath in twenty yards, and had stood still ever since.
Perker, of Gray's Inn
. Perker, I'll have this fellow prosecuted--indicted--I'll--I'll--I'll ruin him.
And, Miss Briggs, you may add that I wish him a bon voyage, and that if he will take the trouble to call upon my lawyer's in Gray's Inn Square, he will find there a communication for him.
Returning from this visit, Rebecca found her husband, who had been off to Gray's Inn, and learnt his fate.
Just pausing to observe which appeared the most crowded streets, and consequently the most to be avoided, he crossed into Saint John's Road, and was soon deep in the obscurity of the intricate and dirty ways, which, lying between Gray's Inn
Lane and Smithfield, render that part of the town one of the lowest and worst that improvement has left in the midst of London.
Contributed by MATHEW BRUFF, Solicitor, of Gray's Inn
Mortimer, and which was situated near the top of the Gray's Inn
"Tell me," I asked, as we rattled up Gray's Inn
Road, "have you any suspicion yet as to the cause of the disappearance.