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(ˈfɪl ɪps)

Ambrose, 1675?–1749, English poet and dramatist.
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Philips wagged an expressive forefinger--the prisoner was not aware of that.
Philips' questions, he denied having ordered anything from Parkson's in June.
Philips' incredulous sniff was a triumph of forensic skill.
Philips, and sat down with the air of a man who has done his duty, but who was nevertheless horrified by such deliberate perjury.
"I will go to Meryton," said she, "as soon as I am dressed, and tell the good, good news to my sister Philips. And as I come back, I can call on Lady Lucas and Mrs.
I'm sure I don't know what's to be done.--There are great people at the bottom of these riots.--Oh dear me, what a thing it is to be a public character!-- You must look in again in the course of the day.--Would a javelin- man do?--Or there's Philips the constable,--HE'S disengaged,--he's not very old for a man at his time of life, except in his legs, and if you put him up at a window he'd look quite young by candle- light, and might frighten 'em very much.--Oh dear!--well!--we'll see about it.'
The Martians had what appears to have been an auditory organ, a single round drum at the back of the head-body, and eyes with a visual range not very different from ours except that, according to Philips, blue and violet were as black to them.
Most of the men in Philip's house were in debt with the woman who sold the sandwiches they generally ate for supper.
Philip found himself with eighteen shillings left out of his month's pay.
Athelny kept on saying that he would speak to the manager about Philip, it was absurd that no use should be made of his talents; but he did nothing, and Philip soon came to the conclusion that the press-agent was not a person of so much importance in the manager's eyes as in his own.
Athelny treated Philip with motherly kindness now that he was in a different position, and he was touched by her anxiety that he should make a good meal.
Philip began to wish with all his might for the old man's death.

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