Hereupon all the old silver in the colony was handed over to Captain John Hull.
All this old and new silver being melted down and coined, the result was an immense amount of splendid shillings, sixpences, and threepences.
But he was too deep, and too ready, and too clever for me, and by the time the two men had come back out of breath and confessed that they had lost the track in a crowd, and been scolded like thieves, I would have gone bail for the innocence of Long John Silver.
Livesey, "I don't put much faith in your discoveries, as a general thing; but I will say this, John Silver suits me.
uf; ``the faith of a Norman nobleman, more pure than the gold and silver of thee and all thy tribe.
Fitzdotterel drew his poniard upon me in mine own chamber, because I craved him for mine own silver.
The old white snails were the first persons of distinction in the world, that they knew; the forest was planted for their sake, and the manor-house was there that they might be boiled and laid on a silver dish.
I would willingly go to the manorhouse, be boiled, and laid on a silver dish; all our forefathers have been treated so; there is something extraordinary in it, you may be sure
Hans took out his pocket-handkerchief, put the piece of silver
into it, threw it over his shoulder, and jogged off on his road homewards.
So seductive was the sunshine that even the shy trout leapt at noonday, eager apparently to change his silver
This made her angrier than before, and she blew her silver
It will give me great pleasure, sir," said the Owner of a Silver
Mine, "to serve one so closely allied to me in - in - well, you know," he added, with a significant gesture of his two hands upward from the sides of his head.