INSURANCE AGENT: Why, your house may burn down at any time.
INSURANCE AGENT: But if your house burns without insurance it
INSURANCE AGENT: O, we should make ourselves whole from our
INSURANCE AGENT: I will not deny it -- but look at the figures in
INSURANCE AGENT: You spoke of saving the premiums which you would
not peculiar to insurance, but as a charitable institution you
The George who strolled that pleasant morning on the Promenade des Strangers differed both externally and internally from the George who had fallen out with Harold Flower in the offices of the Planet Insurance Company.
The Lady Julias of this world did not marry insurance clerks, even if their late mother's cousin had left them a thousand pounds.
The solicitor of the insurance
company swore it was the blackest case that ever had come before him, talked of sending a commission to Aix to examine into the death, and the Company refused payment of the policy.
The Shipping and Mercantile Gazette, the Lloyd's List, the Packet-Boat, and the Maritime and Colonial Review, all papers devoted to insurance
companies which threatened to raise their rates of premium, were unanimous on this point.
Philip's father was a surgeon in good practice, and his hospital appointments suggested an established position; so that it was a surprise on his sudden death from blood-poisoning to find that he had left his widow little more than his life insurance
and what could be got for the lease of their house in Bruton Street.
The praise of mankind was his swing; philanthropy was his insurance
###1###Jubilee Life Insurance
committees: Assembly Financial Institutions and Insurance
; Senate Commerce
Background: Previously president of the Alaska Independent Insurance
Agents and Brokers and director of Independent Insurance
Agents & Brokers of America, 1997-2003.