Shaw, George Bernard
An Irish author of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries; he spent most of his career in England. A playwright, critic, and social reformer, Shaw was known for his outspokenness and barbed humor. His many plays include Pygmalion2, Androcles and the Lion, Man and Superman, and Saint Joan.
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He lost his bid for a fourth term to George Pataki that year.
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Bernard stood there face to face with Mrs. Vivian, whose eyes seemed to plead with him more than ever.
Cousin George's position is such a happy one, that conversation is to him a thing superfluous.
From the moment that he touches the magical little hand, cousin George is eclipsed.
Bernard was uncomfortable enough not to care to be mocked; but he felt even more sorry that Gordon should be.
Bernard, professing great alacrity, looked about him; but he still lingered near his companions.