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consulate
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  • After 9-11, the US increased security at consulates around the world.
  • the Chinese consulate in Los Angeles
  • you can get aid and advice from the Consulate, which protects the rights of American citizens.
    F. Scott Fitzgerald  --  Tender is the Night
  • My father is education attache for the Pakistan consulate and adviser for global education for the UN.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala

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  • I’ve a mind to send the consulate a bill for every tree we’ve had to cut and drag out of the way.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • On the far side of the bridge, they got into a taxi and drove to a medical clinic a block from the U.S. consulate.
    Joshua Davis  --  Spare Parts
  • To present myself at the consulate (or whatever) for a round of interviews and paperwork was asking for far more trouble than I needed.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • "I went to the U.S. consulate," Farid said, picking up my bag.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  The Kite Runner
  • And where is the consulate?
    Jules Verne  --  Around the World in 80 Days
  • And if I find which one of you provided that article, I’ll have the consulate deport you.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code

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  • I said to her, Let’s go to the consulate and ask for papers for your brother.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • He should go to the French consulate and get them to help him find a better job.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Strength in What Remains
  • Being freed from the consulate with Elizabeth Mackey and Charles Foster With Barbara Bush at the White 11011se in 1991.
    Li Cunxin  --  Mao’s Last Dancer
  • Serena still had to put together a pile of documents, for Mass General and for the American consulate in Haiti so that she could get a visa for John.
    Tracy Kidder  --  Mountains Beyond Mountains
  • Government thugs chased away the Argentinian ambassador by setting two live roosters on fire and flinging them, smoking, squawking, kicking, over the consulate wall.
    Rick Bragg  --  All Over but the Shoutin’
  • Webb’s trip to Zurich was a routine consulate check, predated on the G-Two schedules.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Identity
  • You never picked up anything, any rumors or backstairs gossip from our Asian embassies or consulates?
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • The consulate and Home Rule Council fatlined us three standard weeks ago with the news that the Time Tombs showed signs of opening.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • I want an immediate satellite transmission to our consulate in New York.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Ultimatum
  • They asked for him in all the consulates, but he was never heard of again.
    Isabel Allende  --  The House of Spirits
  • "Sierra Leone consulate, ahh, embassy," I told the driver.
    Ishmael Beah  --  A Long Way Gone
  • Once he’s in the West he can go to any consulate, even in a small town and get a visa for another country.
    John Le Carre  --  The Spy Who Came In From The Cold
  • And so he stands toe-to-toe with consul Eusebio Azcue at the Cuban consulate in Mexico City, arguing with him over the Soviet visa.
    Bill O’Reilly and Martin Dugard  --  Killing Kennedy
  • Narcolombia doesn’t need security because people are scared just to drive past the franchise at less than a hundred miles an hour (Y.T. always snags a nifty power boost in neighborhoods thick with Narcolombia consulates), and Mr. Lee’s Greater Hong Kong, the grandaddy of all FOQNEs, handles it in a typically Hong Kong way, with robots.
    Neal Stephenson  --  Snow Crash
  • It is a suite in a nice building that also houses the Guatemalan Consulate.
    Sonia Nazario  --  Enrique’s Journey
  • Lord Godalming went to the Consulate to see if any telegram had arrived for him, whilst the rest of us came on to this hotel, "the Odessus."
    Bram Stoker  --  Dracula
  • And Mother was wearing a pair of shorts made out of denim and a light blue bikini top and she was smoking cigarettes called Consulate which were mint flavor.
    Mark Haddon  --  The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time
  • Instead, he flew to Katmandu, Nepal, where the American Consulate was reputed to be more accommodating.
    Greg Mortenson & David Oliver Relin  --  Three Cups of Tea
  • I’ve worked with him at the Consulate.
    James Hilton  --  Lost Horizon
  • I’ll see a pal of mine at the Consulate.
    Eugene O’Neill  --  The Iceman Cometh
  • Farther back is a large, glassed-in bookcase with sets of Dumas, Victor Hugo, Charles Lever, three sets of Shakespeare, The World’s Best Literature in fifty large volumes, Hume’s History of England, Thiers’ History of the Consulate and Empire, Smollett’s History of England, Gibbons Roman Empire and miscellaneous volumes of old plays, poetry, and several histories of Ireland.
    Eugene O’Neill  --  Long Day’s Journey into Night
  • Matron said, apologetically, "I got a call from the British Consulate.
    Abraham Verghese  --  Cutting for Stone
  • Do not think of involving the authorities, or your consulate in a reckless attempt to compromise the taipan.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • I can’t forget that two days ago we were in the consulate at Baskul.
    James Hilton  --  Lost Horizon
  • If things were as Marie thought they were and alarms had been sent out to friendly consulates, Staples might feel compelled to co-operate.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • The property was leased by the United States Consulate at the direction of the National Security Council.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • Embassies and consulates constantly sought favours from one another.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • I landed in Keats a month after your replacement had taken over at the consulate.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • The New Vatican had spent a fortune on fatline inquiries, but neither the colonial authorities nor the consulate in Keats had been able to locate the missing priest.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • It was all the consulate knew.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • My assumption was that the fiberplastic growers might tell me the truth even if they would have nothing to do with the consulate or Home Rule Authorities.
    Dan Simmons  --  Hyperion
  • Meanwhile Mr. Fogg, after leaving the consulate, repaired to the quay, gave some orders to Passepartout, went off to the Mongolia in a boat, and descended to his cabin.
    Jules Verne  --  Around the World in 80 Days
  • Here in Hong Kong it’s the consulate!
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • The consulate, my darling!
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • It was both too late and too soon to go to the consulate.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • The Consulate of the People’s Republic.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • Because there was no waiting period and the applicant did not appear at the consulate.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • You said your client has sources in the consulate.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • She called the Canadian consulate and was told how to get there by bus.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
  • There was a consulate car waiting for her at the kerb, the maple leaf insignia printed on the door.
    Robert Ludlum  --  The Bourne Supremacy
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