For quite a month the poor desolate girl contrived to provide for her grandmother's necessities, by disposing of the different articles of the trousseau.
Adrienne had carried it once to her employer, the milliner, with the intention of disposing of it, but the price offered was so greatly below what she knew to be the true value, that she would not sell it.
The cost had materially exceeded her expectations, and she could not return home without disposing of some article she had in her reticule, to supply the vacuum left in her purse.
You will be sure to remember," said he, disposing
himself to sleep, "that I expect letters from Africa this very day.
Then they made it evident that they proposed that he, as a common person below the rank of officer should have the sole and undivided privilege of disposing
of the body by dragging it to the water's edge.
Katharine was disposing
of the American lady in far too arbitrary a fashion.
That very evening, indeed, before the fair had set in, Fred thought he saw a favorable opening for disposing
advantageously of his horse, but an opening which made him congratulate himself on his foresight in bringing with him his eighty pounds.
Whatever the creature was that had seized him, it apparently had a well-defined purpose in mind, for it walked directly toward the edge of the roof so that it was soon apparent to Tarzan that he was to be hurled to the pavement below--a most efficacious manner of disposing
of an intruder.
He is a jealous man and has found the means of disposing
of most of those whose blood might entitle them to a claim upon the throne, and whose place in the affections of the people endowed them with any political significance.
Now and then patches of moonlight filtering through occasional openings in the leafy roofing revealed to Virginia the battle that was being waged for possession of her, and once, when Number Three turned toward her after disposing
of a new assailant, she was horrified to see the grotesque and terrible face of the creature.
These qualities, it is true, are those pre-eminently of the "Works and Days": the literary values of the "Theogony" are of a more technical character, skill in ordering and disposing
long lists of names, sure judgment in seasoning a monotonous subject with marvellous incidents or episodes, and no mean imagination in depicting the awful, as is shown in the description of Tartarus (ll.
Becky, whose feelings might be hurt by any controversy on the money-question, and who might have a thousand painful reasons for disposing
otherwise of his lordship's generous loan.
Weller sat himself down in a back room at the George and Vulture, after eating an early dinner, to muse on the best way of disposing
of his time.
Islamabad -- Poor dumping of medical waste in the twin cities is contributing to rising hepatitis cases, as civic agencies and hospitals have failed to enforce the regime for disposing
of the hazardous waste scientifically.
He said that the Election tribunals are busy in disposing
of election petitions in accordance with the relevant laws.