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How may I help you, the man in the chair behind the desk in front of me says, an ellipsis at the end, and he patiently expecting the appropriate nominal revelation, as though his secretary has not already alerted him to my identity and reason for visit.

I go through the motions anyway.

Ah, the man in the chair behind the desk in front of me says, what a curious name.

I, too, would introduce myself, he says, but you already know who I am.
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