Me for that same lady," accompanied MacDonald's markers for two thousand and for an additional thousand-dollar raise.
Eleven thousand dollars were already in the pot, and the markers were heaped in a confused pile in the centre of the table.
But the doctor, in carrying out a project known only to himself, resolved to fill his balloon only one-half; and, since he had to carry forty-four thousand eight hundred and forty-seven cubic feet of gas, to give his balloon nearly double capacity he arranged it in that elongated, oval shape which has come to be preferred.
The capacity of this interior balloon was only sixty-seven thousand cubic feet: it was to float in the fluid surrounding it.
Then it reached out to master an area of four hundred and thirteen thousand square miles--a great Lone Land of undeveloped resources.
Merely to operate this system requires an army of more than five thousand girls.
Upon this I was paid out notes and gold until I had by my side a total sum of two thousand
You owe forty-three thousand
, Count," said Dolokhov, and stretching himself he rose from the table.
Or else, what is much better, I deliver him up to King Charles, who, having no longer either a general or an army to fear, nor a diplomatist to trick him, will restore himself, and when once restored, will pay down to me the hundred thousand
crowns in question.
As to the six thousand
owed to him beyond the number issued, he was prepared to consider offers.
But you will say, he might have saved the three thousand
pounds, to redeem the pledged Diamond, if he had married.
Danglars lost five hundred thousand
francs; but he rid himself of all his Spanish shares.
he says the king is coming in triumph; that he is dressed in state; that he has just finished putting to death, with his own hand, a thousand
chained Israelitish prisoners
The old scholar and his daughter embraced, and the former said, "Truly the Holy Mother has done more than she promised, child, for she has give you a splendid marriage portion-- think of it, two thousand
pieces of gold
a fellow who makes off with fifty-five thousand
pounds, no robber?