- The officer jumped to his feet, and growing first pale and then red and bending almost double, he followed his partner silently out of the box, leaving Nicholas alone with his lady.
- He ignored his father's injunction to be silent.
- Keep silent! I don't want you to throw me out.
- My new partner gives me the bellyache.
- He was done away with by his partner.
- Would you be good enough to keep silent?
- silent partner 不过问业务的合伙人...