- a market town in E central England, the administrative centre of Rutland. Pop: 9620 (2001)
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"Mr. Oakham, let me make this quite clear to you," said the detective sternly.
"I should like to go also, but an engagement prevents me," said Mr. Oakham.
Struggling desperately for self-control Penreath turned to Mr. Oakham.
"If it does not inconvenience you," replied Mr. Oakham politely.
"Thank you," responded Mr. Oakham, and he went with the detective upstairs.