He had made an arrangement with Barclay H. Warburton, owner of the Philadelphia Evening Telegraph.
Now, a young actor has a choice: “I have a practiced line,” Barclay said of the advice he gives.
Despite a burning sense of Scottish pride, Barclay, 73, said he was worried about the economy.
“My heart wants to vote yes,” Barclay said, shaking his head wistfully.
Barclay struck it sharply with the cane, and it fell writhing on the bed, its spine broken.
Mistress Barclay, I come from the presence of the Indian woman appointed to die.
“That ought to be a pleasure, madam,” said Barclay politely.
Barclay de Tolly was quartered nearly three miles from the Emperor.
As Barclay spoke in this abrupt way to him, he started and stared wildly at the speaker.
But as Barclay did not inspire confidence his power was limited.