Keeping fast hold of Magdalen's arm with one hand, he took the letter from her with the other, put it back into the open drawer, and locked the bureau.
The veteran (breathing very hard over it) steadied himself on both elbows against the slanting top of the bureau, and from that commanding position addressed Magdalen once more.
She rose, and tried to take the candle from the bureau, but old Mazey's cunning hand was too quick for her.
The ambitious man of genius grows old in obtaining his triple crown; he does not follow in the steps of Sixtus the Fifth merely to become head of a bureau.
Under the constitutional government, the ministers of the various departments were insensibly led by their bureaus to imitate this practice of kings.
This state of things led to servility on the part of the clerks and to endless intrigues within the various departments, where the humbler clerks struggled vainly against degenerate members of the aristocracy, who sought positions in the government bureaus for their ruined sons.
As you know, according to the charter of the bureau
, our authorized capital is 2 million manats," said Habibov.
Al Etihad Credit Bureau
Management Team, led by CEO, Marwan Ahmad Lutfi, along with Senior Executives from the bureau
's Data Management, Customer Service and IT departments, discussed the challenges faced by SIMAH and Qatar Credit Bureau
during the initial stages of implementation of their systems and services, and explored the key development areas to be considered for the future.
of Political-Military Affairs exceeded its goal for collecting campaign contributions by 203 percent.
of African Affairs, Office of the Executive Director Mr.
Sure there were screw-ups--the Olympic Park bombing fiasco where the Bureau
spun its wheels trying to pin the crime on Richard Jewell before concluding that anti- abortion terrorist Eric Robert Rudolph was its man.
The mandate of the Department's Verification and Compliance Bureau
will be expanded and it will be renamed the Verification, Compliance, and Implementation Bureau