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consul
used in The Awakening

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a diplomat appointed by a government to protect its commercial interests and help its citizens in a foreign country
  • "It isn't pleasant to have a woman tell you—" he went on, unheedingly, but breaking off suddenly: "Now if I were like Arobin-you remember Alcee Arobin and that story of the consul's wife at Biloxi?"
    Chapter 8 (30% in)
  • And he related the story of Alcee Arobin and the consul's wife; and another about the tenor of the French Opera, who received letters which should never have been written; and still other stories, grave and gay, till Mrs. Pontellier and her possible propensity for taking young men seriously was apparently forgotten.
    Chapter 8 (31% in)

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