Brenton

noun
  1. Howard born 1942, British dramatist, author of such controversial plays as The Churchill Play (1974), The Romans in Britain (1980), (with David Hare) Pravda (1985), and several topical satires with Tariq Ali
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  • When he reached Brenton he was disappointed not to find her when he stepped from the train.

    The Wall Street Girl

    Frederick Orin Bartlett

  • To Mrs. Brenton, she was as dear as any daughter, dear as the daughter that she meant one day to be.

    The Brentons

    Anna Chapin Ray

  • Accordingly, she answered Brenton's question with flat discouragement.

    The Brentons

    Anna Chapin Ray

  • Then the laugh came back into them again, the while she thought of Mrs. Brenton.

    The Brentons

    Anna Chapin Ray

  • The inferences which Brenton should draw out from them should be no concern of his.

    The Brentons

    Anna Chapin Ray