My allowance was rigidly computed
on a scale based upon the absolute necessaries of life, and I was obliged to produce my certificate of attendance at the Ecole de Medecine before I was allowed to draw my quarter's income.
That divided and rebel mind, that distrust of a sentiment because our arithmetic has computed
the strength and means opposed to our purpose, these have not.
Fairlie's age, when I saw him, might have been reasonably computed
at over fifty and under sixty years.
The entire number of the Indians, within the Union, is differently computed
, at between one and three hundred thousand souls.
Once upon the open sea, when I thought of that night, when I recollected all that I had felt, when the vision of that great hoard rose before my eyes, and I computed
that I had left behind thirty millions in silver, twenty in gold, and many more in diamonds, pearls, and rubies--then a sort of madness began to work in me.
Among other items, Messrs Peddle and Pool, solicitors, of Monument Yard, were instructed by their client Edward Dorrit, Esquire, to address a letter to Mr Arthur Clennam, enclosing the sum of twenty- four pounds nine shillings and eightpence, being the amount of principal and interest computed
at the rate of five per cent.