The Structure of the Government Must Furnish the Proper Checks
and Balances Between the Different Departments For the Independent Journal.
Now, with a check
for sixteen thousand--SIXTEEN THOUSAND DOLLARS
Perhaps Professor Summerlee may have an observation to make," he said, and the two savants ascended together into some rarefied scientific atmosphere, where the possibilities of a modification of the birth-rate were weighed against the decline of the food supply as a check
in the struggle for existence.
According to Lady Ruth's evidence," he said thoughtfully, "her husband entered the room at the exact moment when she was rejecting Wingrave's advances, and indignantly refusing a check
which he was endeavoring to persuade her to accept.
He read the letter, skimming it line by line, dashing through the editor's praise of his story to the meat of the letter, the statement why the check
had not been sent.
Recognising the value to the bank of a spotless reputation for its officers, the President drew his check
for the amount of the shortage and the Cashier was restored to favour.
By this time (my patience being completely worn out) I had taken my check
-book from the table-drawer, had signed my name, and had handed the blank check
across the table to my legal adviser.
Lighten any check
, mitigate the destruction ever so little, and the number of the species will almost instantaneously increase to any amount.
We do not steadily bear in mind, how profoundly ignorant we are of the conditions of existence of every animal; nor do we always remember, that some check
is constantly preventing the too rapid increase of every organized being left in a state of nature.
And--there, here 'tis," she finished, producing the check
after much fumbling in the bag she carried.
But repeating words did not check
his imagination for long.
An' now, gettin' back to accounts, suppose you write me a check
for three hundred dollars.