MESSENGER


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MESSENGERMercury Surface, Space Environment, Geochemistry and Ranging (NASA mission to Mercury)
References in classic literature ?
MESSENGER If I must first make plain beyond a doubt My message, know that Polybus is dead.
MESSENGER One touch will send an old man to his rest.
MESSENGER Yes, having measured the full span of years.
MESSENGER Who may this woman be whom thus you fear?
MESSENGER Was this the fear that exiled thee from home?
At this moment the Messenger arrived: he was far too much out of breath to say a word, and could only wave his hands about, and make the most fearful faces at the poor King.
They placed themselves close to where Hatta, the other messenger, was standing watching the fight, with a cup of tea in one hand and a piece of bread-and-butter in the other.
'Who did you pass on the road?' the King went on, holding out his hand to the Messenger for some more hay.
'I do my best,' the Messenger said in a sulky tone.
So, empty-handed, the messengers returned to Queen Meav.
And when, in the morning, the messengers came before him asking that he should fulfill his promise, he refused them.
Then the messengers began to speak and boast among themselves.