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“Because Eric Frein was arrested tonight, the children can go on and have Halloween tomorrow,” Tonkin noted.
Tonkin said he expected Frein to be brought before a judge sometime on Friday, which happens to be Halloween.
Think military advisors, the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution and mission creep.Obama’s Syrian “Red Line” Could Return Us To The Mistakes of Iraq|Lloyd Green|May 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Conspiracy theorists muttered about a Gulf of Tonkin situation where a naval incident could be a pretext for wider hostilities.
These were made in his bedroom in Mr. Tonkin's house, or in the kitchen, when he required fire.Famous Men of Science|Sarah K. Bolton
Oliver bade Tonkin good-afternoon, and, turning hastily away, followed his friend.
The stuff is pretty expensive in this part of the world, and they were very short of it in Tonkin.The Shadow-Line|Joseph Conrad
In 1899 he published his experiences in Trois Colonnes au Tonkin.
Oliver was about to follow Tonkin, when he observed Hitchin himself slowly wending his way through the crowd.