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For to-day, London, so long his task-mistress and gaoler, had assumed a new attitude towards him.The Far Horizon|Lucas Malet
She seems to stand to him rather in the position of a task-mistress than of a beneficent Being, ministering to his wants.The Roman Poets of the Republic|William Young Sellar
Indispensable though he was to his task-mistress, he yet, as in former days, vexed her.The Life of Florence Nightingale vol. 2 of 2|Edward Tyas Cook
Looking in the face of her future task-mistress was scarcely calculated to awaken a very deep feeling of gratitude.The Cash Boy|Horatio Alger Jr.