And, by the way, I'm greatly in need of a cook-general, if you happen to see one.
She had come with him to Witching Hill Road as cook-general.
Her voice, concise and direct, rapped out: 'So you require a cook-general?'
There was a ring at the bell, and the "cook-general" entered with a card held between a floury thumb and a buttery forefinger.
I spoke so well that a cook-general offered herself to me as soon as the conference was over.
With the assistance of the "cook-general" she made the beds, and dusted the rooms, and laid the table.
I shall bribe, plead, consent to any arrangement if I can but net a cook-general.