It’s only to say, on reflection,’ observed a voice behind Uriah, as Uriah’s head was pushed away, and the speaker’s substituted — ’pray excuse me for this intrusion — that as it seems I have no choice in the matter, the sooner I go abroad the better.
I ask your pardon, sir, if I intrude.
I should never wish to intrude where I were not welcome.
But appearing to remark that Mr. Wickfield went on with his dinner in the same sedate, immovable manner, and that there was no hope of making him relax a muscle of his face, he added: ’However, I have said what I came to say, and, with another apology for this intrusion, I may take myself off.
We can’t be happy together for five minutes in the evening, but some intrusive female knocks at the door, and says, ’Oh, if you please, Miss Dora, would you step upstairs!’
I assure Mr. T. T. that I would not intrude upon his kindness, were I in any other position than on the confines of distraction.
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It is an unnecessary government intrusion into private affairs.
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