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Crime and Punishment
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  • It was an ordinary summons from the district police-station to appear that day at half-past nine at the office of the district superintendent.
  • He was the assistant superintendent.
  • "And pray, what time were you directed to appear, sir?" shouted the assistant superintendent, seeming for some unknown reason more and more aggrieved.
  • The assistant superintendent was so furious that for the first minute he could only splutter inarticulately.
  • The angry assistant superintendent was obviously disconcerted.
  • This was the superintendent of the district himself, Nikodim Fomitch.
  • Just now…. half an hour ago, Ilya Petrovitch, the assistant superintendent, on the stairs….
  • The assistant superintendent came….
  • But you said a lot about a bulldog, and about ear-rings and chains, and about Krestovsky Island, and some porter, and Nikodim Fomitch and Ilya Petrovitch, the assistant superintendent.
  • The assistant superintendent, still shaken by Raskolnikov’s disrespect, still fuming and obviously anxious to keep up his wounded dignity, pounced on the unfortunate smart lady, who had been gazing at him ever since he came in with an exceedingly silly smile.

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  • Our superintendent was surprisingly good in the faculty-student basketball game.
  • He shook hands with them and then everybody sat down on chairs, and a gentleman in spectacles – they found afterwards that he was the District Superintendent – began quite a long speech – very clever indeed.
    Edith Nesbit  --  The Railway Children

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