Poiret

[pwah-rey; French pwa-re]
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  • Poiret claimed that it was a spider, the teacher, thought it might be a caterpillar.

  • Theyre right when they say Well, Poiret,hmnot before the ladies.

  • They all depart except Phellion and Poiret, who are left alone.

    Bureaucracy

    Honore de Balzac

  • Well, young Poiret junior, you see,—all these gentlemen understand me.

    Bureaucracy

    Honore de Balzac

  • It was taken for granted that Poiret would not be replaced, and that would be a retrenchment.

    Bureaucracy

    Honore de Balzac