Claude


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Claude

(klōd),
Henri, French psychiatrist, 1869-1945. See: Claude syndrome.
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Claude still held the hands of Phlipote, who was trembling now, and almost on fire at the story of this ambitious love.
"'And have you seen him no More?' asks Claude, full of sympathy.
The first pupil whom the Abbé de Saint Pierre de Val, at the moment of beginning his reading on canon law, always perceived, glued to a pillar of the school Saint-Vendregesile, opposite his rostrum, was Claude Frollo, armed with his horn ink-bottle, biting his pen, scribbling on his threadbare knee, and, in winter, blowing on his fingers.
It was there that Claude's parents resided, in the midst of their fief.
Not even I, Claude Latour Seigneur of Montchateau, master of the high justice, the middle and the low, could gain their favor.
"Come into my hut," said Sir Claude. "It is but poor fare that I can lay before you--milk, cheese, wine, and bacon--yet your squire and yourself will doubtless excuse it.
But though Kidd knew a great deal about Sir Claude--a great deal more, in fact, than there was to know-- it would never have crossed his wildest dreams to connect so showy an aristocrat with the newly-unearthed founder of Catastrophism, or to guess that Sir Claude Champion and John Boulnois could be intimate friends.
Sir Claude had carried the arts of publicity to perfection; and he seemed to take a crazy pleasure in being equally ostentatious in an intrigue that could do him no sort of honour.
"If it be The Black Wolf," whispered Father Claude to the boy, "no worse fate could befall us for he preys ever upon the clergy, and when drunk as he now is, he murders his victims.
"The good Father Claude does not know Norman of Torn if he thinks he runs out the back door like an old woman because a sword looks in at the front door."
To the Claude Nutcombes of the world are vouchsafed the Elizabeths.
Elizabeth did the cooking and Claude Nutcombe the housework.