By J.D. Denniston
First released in 1952, this research discusses the advance of Greek prose through the 5th century and analyzes its use of summary kinds of expression, word-order, sentence constitution, use of repetition, asyndeton and assonance.
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Not this time,” Repetto said. Bricker took a deep, noisy breath. ” “Lots, since I talked with Lora. Bottom line is, I figure you’ve got an obligation. ” “Lora’s gonna come around to your way of thinking anyway,” Bricker said. “My way? ” “C’mon, Vin. ” “Ordinarily I’d agree with you. But there comes a time in every marriage . ” “Yeah. ” But that wasn’t the way Bricker was looking at Repetto. Damn kid always knew what was in his mind. As if they were blood. ” But Repetto knew he wouldn’t initiate the conversation.