Definition for besant (2 of 2)
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Mrs. Besant's last sentence contains the whole raison d'être of this my Protest.
Mrs. Besant had reviewed a new book by Mr. Kingsland, and took the opportunity to refer to his resignation.
With the complete disruption of the Society the Brahmin period of dominance over Mrs. Besant came to an end.
Mrs. Besant does not say she has seen it herself; indeed, she is always relying on someone else.Flowers of Freethought|George W. Foote
Barrie has a prettier witt; but Besant will keep in all weathers, and serve as right Pemmican.Adventures in Criticism|Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch