Definition for alma (2 of 2)
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During his early attempts to become a director, he met Alma Reville, an English girl just one day younger than himself.
In 1945 or 1946, Hitch and Alma were in New York with Cary Grant and Ingrid Bergman, on a publicity tour.
Alma had admired them during a stay in Paris some years ago.
When the screening was over, Hitch asked Alma what she thought.
Since he doesn't have to impress me, it's clearly a little show for Alma.
Alma seemed to weary of the speculation, and to throw it aside.The Whirlpool|George Gissing
"But he didn't say it to make you," Alma explained, with meek softness.The March Family Trilogy, Complete|William Dean Howells
“No, I was not,” Alma replied, and I hoped nobody except me noticed the quivering of her eyelids.The Deep Lake Mystery|Carolyn Wells
So to-day when the valentine box was opened, Alma Driscoll got a 'comic;' and she couldn't take a joke and cried and went home.Jewel's Story Book|Clara Louise Burnham
Enter the King, Princess Alma, with her father's lute on her back, and a circus rider.Such is Life|Frank Wedekind