Probably it had never had an owner, and it still belonged to nobody and had no name.
"Yully," the owner of the bed and breakfast, Moira, called through the door.
The owner or the auctioneer?
If need be, he could influence a pretty shop owner and take her in the back room.
The nearest that I came to actual possession was when I bought the Hollowell place, and had begun to sort my seeds, and collected materials with which to make a wheelbarrow to carry it on or off with; but before the owner gave me a deed of it, his wife--every man has such a wife--changed her mind and wished to keep it, and he offered me ten dollars to release him.