Of this, only three hundred dollars had to be paid
down, the balance being paid
at the rate of twelve dollars a month.
Now it seems to me unfair, Dowley, and a deadly peril to all of us, that because you thoughtlessly confessed, a while ago, that within a week you have paid
a cent and fifteen mil --"
it to me, when I was over there one day last month.
Well, Prior,'' said the Outlaw, ``I will detain thee no longer here than to give the Jew a quittance for the six hundred crowns at which thy ransom is fixed I accept of him for my pay-master; and if I hear that ye boggle at allowing him in his accompts the sum so paid
by him, Saint Mary refuse me, an I burn not the abbey over thine head, though I hang ten years the sooner
But the design was, to its author's astonishment, to be paid
By this assistance, after many interviews with the bassa's agents, we agreed to pay four thousand three hundred crowns, which were accepted on condition that they should be paid
down, and we should go on board within two hours: but, changing his resolution on a sudden, he sent us word by his treasurer that two of the most considerable among us should stay behind for security, while the rest went to procure the money they promised.
Sally Henny Penny gets rather flustered when she tries to count out change, and she insists on being paid
cash; but she is quite harmless.
And you paid
him out of the two hundred francs I left you?
She owned the truth frankly, and said that she had not made herself acquainted with the prices of such things, except as she had understood what affluent ladies paid
Explain yourself," said he, in a stifled voice -- "if you are paid
why do you show me that paper?
Of all magistrates a senate is best suited to a democracy, where the whole community is not paid
for giving their attendance; for in that case it; loses its power; for then the people will bring all causes before them, by appeal, as we have already mentioned in a former book.
I planked out the money to keep you till your baby was born, I paid
for your doctor and everything, I paid
for you to go to Brighton, and I'm paying for the keep of your baby, I'm paying for your clothes, I'm paying for every stitch you've got on now.
The wizened face of the man of law was twisted into a wrinkled smile, for in his pouch were fourscore golden angels that the Prior had paid
him in fee for the case betwixt him and Sir Richard of the Lea.
I felt that this was a debt of honour, and that I could hardly bring myself to the point of even trying to enter school again till it was paid
And she wanted to know by return of post whether I was paid
for these articles as much as I was paid
for real articles; when she heard that I was paid
better, she laughed again and had them out of the bandbox for re-reading, and it cannot be denied that she thought the London editor a fine fellow but slightly soft.