A great sum of money
is waiting to be paid over to him as his inheritance; you are all henceforth very wealthy.
I mean to set down any sum of money
I think right, "pursued Noel Vanstone, nodding his little flaxen head vehemently.
Whoever can there bring sufficient proof, that he has strictly observed the laws of his country for seventy-three moons, has a claim to certain privileges, according to his quality or condition of life, with a proportionable sum of money
out of a fund appropriated for that use: he likewise acquires the title of SNILPALL, or legal, which is added to his name, but does not descend to his posterity.
He wrote that Ira Nutcombe of whom they had spoken so often had most surprisingly left him in his will a large sum of money
, and eased his conscience by telling himself that half of a million pounds undeniably was a large sum of money
I only desired he would take care and send me all my necessary things on shore, and leave me a sufficient sum of money
, and I would find my way to England as well as I could.
They offered him a large sum of money
if he would but give up that twentieth shilling which he was continually dropping into his own pocket.
He got the land at a low price but had spent a large sum of money
to improve it.
There was a date at one end of the line and at the other a sum of money
, as in common account-books, but instead of explanatory writing, only a varying number of crosses between the two.
It is not I that am cruel, but you," he returned, "for you permit a paltry sum of money
to stand between your baby and immunity from suffering.
In fact, the question staggered him; for he had, by selling game, amassed a pretty good sum of money
in Mr Western's service, and was afraid that Jones wanted to borrow some small matter of him; but he was presently relieved from his anxiety, by being desired to convey a letter to Sophia, which with great pleasure he promised to do.
They were called clerks, and for a sum of money
, often very small, they helped to sing masses for the souls of the dead, and performed other offices in connection with the services of the Church.
Beaufort had saved but a very small sum of money
from the wreck of his fortunes, but it was sufficient to provide him with sustenance for some months, and in the meantime he hoped to procure some respectable employment in a merchant's house.
Well, it can't be helped," said Tom, bravely, not translating the loss of a large sum of money
into any tangible results.
He left a large sum of money
behind him; even more than he was supposed to have been worth, although the neighbours, according to the custom of mankind in calculating the wealth that other people ought to have saved, had estimated his property in good round numbers.
Phileas Fogg there gave Passepartout's description, and left a sum of money
to be spent in the search for him.