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  • Elderly Brandon Westlake, the only single oldie, failed to engage Cynthia's interest in his day's activities, a high country wildflower photo shoot in Governor's Basin.
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  • Mr. Westlake, dressed in his usual dusty and patched attire, pressed Cynthia for the reason behind her unusual reticence.
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  • Cynthia excused herself and retreated to the kitchen, leaving well-meaning Brandon Westlake with a what-did-I-say-wrong look on his sun beaten face.
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  • I think he's a friend of Mr. Westlake.
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  • After lunch, photographer Brandon Westlake took the opportunity to show a montage of his recent shots, first on the parlor coffee table, and then, as the crowd increased, he presented a full-fledged slide show.
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  • When Westlake obligingly opened a map and pointed out various high country locations, he had the Dawkins' rapt attention.
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  • Like Fred, Westlake too had callused fingertips from pounding computer keys.
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  • When he returned to the parlor, Cynthia had emerged from her quarters in time to catch a mini-rerun of Brandon Westlake's slide show—enough to be enthralled.
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  • Cynthia apologized for asking so many questions, but Westlake waved her off.
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  • "I don't like to spread rumors," Westlake continued, "but his mother tells me our Billy is going to be a father."
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  • "I'll help if they'll let," Westlake said.
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  • "People make mistakes," Westlake muttered, obviously sorry he'd raised the subject in the first place.
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  • Westlake's eyes met Dean's in knowing sympathy.
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  • "It's only up to Yankee Boy," Westlake prodded.
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  • Cynthia agreed and as if in penance, gathered up plates and coffee cups while Westlake assembled his equipment.
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  • As he was about to leave, Brandon Westlake returned with Cynthia and, being sympathetic to his labors, volunteered to ferry the returning swimmers back to Bird Song.
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  • Brandon Westlake wandered in and was overjoyed at the news of the upcoming sale.
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  • Dean and his wife joined the group, followed by Brandon Westlake, Pumpkin Green, and a newly arrived Midwesterner named Hank.
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  • Monday was transition day at Bird Song, with the arrival of six new guests to fill three vacated rooms, with only the four Dawkins, Brandon Westlake, and Pumpkin Green staying on.
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  • Westlake was once again off photographing; the Dawkins, in independent pairs, Jeeping somewhere in the mountains, probably spying on one another.
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  • Fred said Brandon Westlake was already gone—off to capture the columbine in dawn's early light.
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  • While Dean discounted hooligans as the source of his vandalism, he was more than happy to accept Brandon Westlake's timely rescue.
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  • Westlake twisted around the seat once more and after a struggle pulled out an old step pump.
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  • Cynthia looked to her husband for agreement but before he could second her suggestion, Westlake once again jammed the old vehicle in gear.
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  • Westlake plugged forward, his nose nearly at the windshield, which was spider-webbed with nicks and cracks, as the old car crawled higher.
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  • Cynthia leaned back against the seat and closed her eyes while Brandon Westlake acted as if he were taking a Sunday afternoon ride in the park.
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  • Dean wasn't anxious for Westlake to pursue the conversation and was relieved that the subject apparently held no interest for him.
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  • The vehicle rambled over a large boulder, skidding off to the left before Westlake wrenched the wheel and righted it.
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  • At one point Brandon Westlake stopped the car with a lurch.
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  • When at last they arrived at the trail's end, Westlake parked, placed a rock behind his wheel, and held out his polka-dot umbrella.
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  • Brandon Westlake remained under his colorful cover until he was sure the Deans were with wheels.
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  • Brandon Westlake, lustfully examining a pile of rusty tins, was pulled away by Paulette Dawkins for consultation.
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  • When Dean shook his head and wondered aloud why Westlake, who obviously wasn't poor, would mess around with five and ten-dollar items, Fred explained.
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  • It's time I kick that Westlake fellow off my computer so's I can post my bargains for the world to see.
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  • Between that Westlake guy checking his stocks and his Internet auctions and now Joseph and his brother, I hardly get time to do my own business.
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  • Brandon Westlake heard him as he climbed the steps and joined them.
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  • Instead, he rose—a suggestion they go inside—but Cynthia and Mrs. Lincoln were content together, as if oblivious to Pumpkin and Westlake.
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  • Westlake reached over and took her arm.
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  • She turned away from Dawkins, and with a forced smile at Pumpkin and Westlake, left the porch.
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  • He changed the subject by pointing out Brandon Westlake standing near the boys, his arm about Billy, as with animated motions he seemed to be giving last-minute instructions.
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  • As they left, they bumped into Brandon Westlake as he made his way toward the boys.
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  • Both Paul and Joseph Dawkins and Brandon Westlake have been lining up to use Fred's equipment.
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  • Westlake is chasing down auction items the same as Fred, but I wonder what's so important to the Dawkins boys.
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  • She explained how a Bird Song guest, Brandon Westlake, who was a first-class photographer, had given her pointers.
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  • Mr. Westlake taught me the importance of setting up each and every shot.
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  • He was happy to be out of the dining room where Brandon Westlake and Pumpkin Green, both distraught over Billy Langstrom's death, were pressing Dean for details.
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  • Between the Dawkins boys and that Westlake fellow, I don't even have a room to call my own.
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  • Westlake practically camps on it and even Pumpkin Green's has gotten in on the act, Dean said.
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  • Pumpkin and the Westlake fellow are over with Mrs. Langstrom, or at the funeral home.
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  • "Maybe it was Mr. Westlake," Cynthia suggested.
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  • He closed the door to Brandon Westlake and told the old photographer-antique collector to come back after nine o'clock, claiming a need to do his own Internet work.
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  • In addition to the four Dawkins, there was Pumpkin Green, the grocery cart vagabond, and old Brandon Westlake, camera buff supreme.
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  • "What do we know about Westlake and Pumpkin Green, for instance?" he asked.
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  • Mr. Westlake never married and taught high school history for thirty years.
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  • From what Fred says after snooping on the Internet, Mr. Westlake is quite wealthy.
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  • Westlake's connection didn't make any sense.
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  • Paul was number three in the computer line, behind Brandon Westlake, and brother Joseph.
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  • Even usually pleasant Brandon Westlake had a burr up his bottom.
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  • The guests of longer term, the three remaining Dawkinses and Brandon Westlake, were all absent.
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  • Brandon Westlake offered his concerned condolences, apparently having heard the news from domino eavesdroppers.
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  • Brandon Westlake met him in the hall.
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  • When the old man tried to engage him in further conversation—this time about Pumpkin Green and the general irresponsibility of today's youth—he excused himself on an important errand and left Westlake standing in the hall.
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  • Brandon Westlake moseyed by with Paulette and Ginger Dawkins, the first time Dean had seen the women voluntarily in one another's company.
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  • Brandon Westlake, mournfully depressed, readied for Billy Langstrom's funeral while Dean wondered if Lydia Larkin might be involved in funeral plans of her own.
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  • Dean spotted Brandon Westlake on Main Street.
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  • Yes, Pumpkin had been there and Westlake had spoken to him briefly.
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  • Brandon Westlake, the only other guest of long standing, was off on an early morning photo shoot but an unexpected prodigal returned to Bird Song just as the second batch of cinnamon rolls rolled out of the oven.
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  • There was a note on the hall table from Cynthia that she and Martha had accepted Brandon Westlake's invitation to catch the late afternoon sun and photograph wildflowers, and Pumpkin Green has stopped by, looking for Dean.
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  • Brandon Westlake shook his head slowly.
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  • Brandon Westlake sighed, the tiredness in his old body apparent.
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  • Westlake gave a hint of a smile.
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  • Westlake looked at it, as if seeing it for the first time.
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  • Westlake hung his head and nodded.
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  • Westlake shook his head.
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  • It nearly covered Cynthia's scream as blood spurted from Brandon Westlake's chest.
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  • "No, no, no," Cynthia moaned as Dean bent over the bleeding body of Brandon Westlake.
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  • There was no doubt that Brandon Westlake was dead.
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  • When pressed, they opined only that Brandon Westlake acted more suicidal than threatening but they had been with him for several minutes where Lydia had just arrived.
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  • Dean privately disclosed to Jake Weller Brandon Westlake's final statement of visiting Fitzgerald.
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  • Both men felt the old man had probably killed him, but Westlake's brief disclosure was insufficient to pursue the matter and as both men were dead, there was little incentive to do so.
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  • Brandon Westlake was portrayed as a delusional old man bent on killing any and all witnesses to his half-century-old deed.
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  • I officially reported that Westlake had disposed of all the bones.
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  • More than a week passed before the subject of Brandon Westlake was discussed in any detail.
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  • Are you saying Brandon Westlake had some feelings—favorable feelings—for this evil pervert—his uncle?
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  • Lake Charles, Westlake, Bogalusa, Bon Ami, Carson, Fisher, Fullerton, Leesville, Oakdale and Pickering were the leading sawmill towns of the state in 1908.
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  • 25, quoted above, those nominated on behalf of Great Britain being Lord Pauncefote, Sir Edward Malet, Sir Edward Fry and Professor Westlake.
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  • Hall's International Law, and more at length in an interesting paper contributed by John Westlake to the International Journal of Ethics, October 1896, which its author has reprinted privately.
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  • Westlake in The Cambridge History of English Literature (vol.
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  • 379), and Professor Westlake (International Law Peace, 2nd ed.
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  • See further, Allegiance, International Law (Private); also Bar, Private International Law (Gillespie's translation); Hansard, Law relating to Aliens; Cutler, Law of Naturalization; Cockburn, Nationality; Cogordan, Nationalit y; Heffter, Europaisches Volker- :recht; Hall, Foreign Jurisdiction of the British Crown; Westlake, International Law - Peace, and Private International Law (4th ed.).
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  • Westlake, Revue de droit international, 1896, p. 268 seq.; International Law, pt.
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  • The tendency is for protecting states to assert jurisdiction over foreigners within the territories of the protected states (Westlake, 187; Jenkyns, p. 176; Ilbert, 2nd ed., 393, 434).
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  • Westlake took an immediate interest in four pieces of bargain glassware and a couple of tin kitchen utensils.
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  • When he returned to the parlor, Cynthia had emerged from her quarters in time to catch a mini-rerun of Brandon Westlake's slide show—enough to be enthralled.
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  • Fred said Brandon Westlake was already gone—off to capture the columbine in dawn's early light.
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  • He marveled at Westlake's lack of concern, but as a first time visitor to the heart of nature's fury it was still a white-knuckle trip as lightning flashes and near-simultaneous thunderclaps erupted in every direction.
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  • Brandon Westlake was a late arrival to the table, missing Fred's sales pitch, but he was just as enthusiastic about the auction.
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  • Westlake was like a kid at his birthday party.
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  • Instead, he rose—a suggestion they go inside—but Cynthia and Mrs. Lincoln were content together, as if oblivious to Pumpkin and Westlake.
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  • Fred was already gone and Brandon Westlake presided over breakfast court with Pumpkin Green, rehashing the good old days until the young man's eyes glazed and with mumbled excuses, he retreated to find his partner in combat Billy Langstrom.
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  • When the old man tried to engage him in further conversation—this time about Pumpkin Green and the general irresponsibility of today's youth—he excused himself on an important errand and left Westlake standing in the hall.
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  • If Lydia Larkin had heard Westlake's admission before she fired the fatal shot, it was apparently lost in her mind in the mayhem that followed.
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  • While the bulk of Martha's bones remained in an unknown West Coast landfill, the tiny digit was found in Brandon Westlake's pocket.
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  • Are you saying Brandon Westlake had some feelings—favorable feelings—for this evil pervert—his uncle?
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  • There are 22 parks, with about 3800 acres within or on the borders of the city limits; among the parks are Griffith (3015 acres), Elysian (532 acres), Eastlake (57 acres), Westlake (35 acres) and Echo (38 acres).
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  • The difficulty which arose out of the transfer of the South African Railway shares held by the Transvaal government was satisfactorily terminated by the purchase by the British government of the total capital of the company from the different groups of shareholders (see on this case, Sir Thomas Barclay, Law Quarterly Review, July 1905; and Professor Westlake, in the same Review, October 1905).
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  • See Stubbs, " Suzerainty, or the Rights and Duties of Suzerain and Vassal States " (1882), Revue de droit international (1896), pp. 39, 278; Westlake, " L'Angleterre et la republique sud-africaine," Revue de droit international (1896), p. 268; Bornhak, Eznseitige Abadngigkeitsverhdltnisse unter den modernen Staaten (1896); Ullmann, Volkerrecht (1908), p. 25; Tchomacoff, De la Souverainete (1901); Jellinek, Die Lehre von den Staatenverbindungen (1882); Correspondence Relating to South African Republic (1899) [C. 9507]; Law Magazine (1900), p. 413; Law Quarterly Review (1896), p. 122; Journal of Comparative Legislation, new series, vol.
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  • Their home in a Texas gated community called Vaquero cost them a whopping 2.8 million dollars, and the Westlake home has six bedrooms and six bathrooms.
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