- Thomas,1652–85, English dramatist.
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Also Mrs. Guthrie was more or less chair-ridden, and Mrs. Otway had no carriage.
“Major Guthrie only knows military Germany,” said Mrs. Otway slowly.
And then Mrs. Otway, as was her wont, had fallen into eager, impulsive talk.
Mrs. Otway had begun by listening in silence to this uncalled-for outburst.
Mrs. Otway also spoke in a low voice—a voice full of pity and concern.
- Thomas. 1652–85, English dramatist, noted for The Orphan (1680) and Venice Preserv'd (1682)
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