It was true that Professor Beecher had tentatively engaged Jacinto, and had sent word to him to keep other explorers away from the vicinity of the ancient city if possible; but Jacinto, who did not return Professor Bumper's money, as he had promised, had acted treacherously in order to enrich
You can trim and tend them, therefore, as you please; and I will ask only the least trifle of a blossom, now and then, in exchange for all the good, honest kitchen vegetables with which I propose to enrich
Miss Hepzibah's table.
He only wanted to aggrandise and enrich
himself; and if Miss Woodhouse of Hartfield, the heiress of thirty thousand pounds, were not quite so easily obtained as he had fancied, he would soon try for Miss Somebody else with twenty, or with ten.
Ferrars's flattering language as only a lesser evil than his chusing Lucy Steele, she feared that Robert's offence would serve no other purpose than to enrich
It is not a fortunate discovery, and is not likely ever to enrich
me in reputation, station, fortune, anything.
Nay, indeed, death does not so much rob as enrich
the gifts of love.
To suffer the Jew to pay himself would be dishonest, for it would be cheating my master; and unreasonable, for it were the part of a fool; and unchristian, since it would be plundering a believer to enrich
Nay," said she, "my father must not on any account be touched, and there is nothing in the house except what I shall take, and that will be quite enough to enrich
and satisfy all of you; wait a little and you shall see," and so saying she went in, telling us she would return immediately and bidding us keep quiet making any noise.
In Communist society, accumulated labour is but a means to widen, to enrich
, to promote the existence of the labourer.
Faithful to the system of the "petite maison," he liked to enrich
women,--the only beings who know how to receive, because they can always return.
Conseil and I were absorbed in the contemplation of our treasure, and I was promising myself to enrich
the museum with it, when a stone unfortunately thrown by a native struck against, and broke, the precious object in Conseil's hand.
As for me, I consider the union with Mademoiselle Danglars a most suitable one; she will enrich
you, and you will ennoble her.