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grayle

(ɡreɪl)
n
(European Myth & Legend) an archaic variant spelling of Grail
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In Murder, My Sweet, former "dancer" Velma Valento hides her seamy past by becoming wealthy matron Helen Grayle, murdering several people to protect her secret.
Stanhope's worship of Raleigh in Journey's End; Conrad's of Grayle, and Tetford's of Rickman in The Prisoners of War); the depiction of a continuum from homosociality to homoeroticism (e.g.
Now, in a fantasy reversal of that defeat, Malengin the smoothtongued shapechanger is tracked to his "hollow caue" (4.11.10.1) and pounded into oblivion by Talus, who with his yron flayle Gan driue at him, with so huge might and maine, That all his bones, as small as sandy grayle He broke, and did his bowels disentrayle (4.11.19.2-5).
Lady Grayle, a tame great gray owl who helped educate thousands of children and adults across the prairies about the need for conservation passed away in early October of 2005.
She is transformed into the dutiful daughter of Lewin Lockridge Grayle and is jealous of the attention his new wife (in reality, Velma Valento) is getting.
These obstacles to plot precede key aspects of the exposition, for our protagonist has yet to be introduced to his chief antagonists: Helen Grayle, the film's femme fatale, and Marriott's employer, Jules Amthor, the homosexual head of a blackmail ring who employed Marriot.
But that doesn't halt his investigation, or stop him from taking a job from wealthy socialite Helen Grayle (Claire Trevor), who hires him to recover a valuable jade necklace that has been stolen.
Mrs Jones and husband Grayle had found Laura barely alive in a room she shared with brother Ross, 22, by the Kinabatangan River.
The teenager, together with her parents Grayle and Theresa, and her older brother Ross, had booked a three-day wildlife expedition with a Malaysian tour company, the inquest at Winchester, Hampshire was told.