They appear to have in view, as the objects of the preference with which they endeavor to alarm us, those whom they designate by the description of "the wealthy
and the well-born.
Fogg repaired to the Exchange, where, he did not doubt, every one would know so wealthy
and considerable a personage as the Parsee merchant.
Fouquet's case when he had two wealthy
and clever friends who amassed money for him, and wrung it from every possible or impossible source; but those friends are dead.
Pennifeather was so intimately cognizant of all the circumstances connected with his wealthy
uncle's disappearance, as to feel authorized to assert, distinctly and unequivocally, that his uncle was 'a murdered man.
To marry the former and own the latter was Paul's idea of the earthly paradise, and it was the wealthy
connoisseur, and he alone, who could open the gates.
Thorpe, most happy to be on speaking terms with a man of General Tilney's importance, had been joyfully and proudly communicative; and being at that time not only in daily expectation of Morland's engaging Isabella, but likewise pretty well resolved upon marrying Catherine himself, his vanity induced him to represent the family as yet more wealthy
than his vanity and avarice had made him believe them.
5] This picture, formerly in the possession of a wealthy
manufacturer at Lille, who fled from that city on the approach of the Germans, is now in the National Gallery at Stockholm.
After considerable experience in coming into contact with wealthy
and noted men, I have observed that those who have accomplished the greatest results are those who "keep under the body"; are those who never grow excited or lose self-control, but are always calm, self-possessed, patient, and polite.
The gentlemen assembled at Bilibin's were young, wealthy
, gay society men, who here, as in Vienna, formed a special set which Bilibin, their leader, called les notres.
That light is the dower you brought him, and he is a wealthy
man if it does not flicker.
Of course, we both applauded our mother's resolution; Mary cleared away the breakfast things; I brought the desk; the letter was quickly written and despatched; and, from that day, we heard no more of our grandfather, till we saw his death announced in the newspaper a considerable time after--all his worldly possessions, of course, being left to our wealthy
We can see all `the handsome houses where the wealthy
I was actually standing on what had been formerly the wealthy
quarter of Enkhuizen
She rejoiced at the way in which the poor and virtuous eventually surmounted the wealthy
A DOG that had seen a Physician attending the burial of a wealthy
patient, said: "When do you expect to dig it up?