I obeyed, so far as to quit the chamber; when, ignorant where the narrow lobbies led, I stood still, and was witness, involuntarily, to a piece of superstition on the part of my landlord which belied, oddly, his apparent sense.
There are no more uses of "lobbyist" in the book.
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But still we wonder, Why are they meeting with that former-senator-turned-lobbyist?
Dave Eggers -- The Circle
I lobbied hard to keep certain things, like the eight-foot stack of water-damaged National Geographic magazines teetering in a corner of the garage—how many afternoons had I spent poring over them, imagining myself among the mud men of New Guinea or discovering a cliff-top castle in the kingdom of Bhutan?
Ransom Riggs -- Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children