Nathless, I tell you now, your wager is in jeopardy, for there never were such bowmen as Tepus and Clifton and Gilbert
I must see if there be none present to aid me in my wager.
When I say I'll wager," returned Stuart, "I mean it.
A true Englishman doesn't joke when he is talking about so serious a thing as a wager," replied Phileas Fogg, solemnly.
I wot the wager were mine, an it were three hundred pounds.
Then all the foresters were filled with rage, and he who had spoken the first and had lost the wager was more angry than all.
One of these days you'll wish you hadn't laid that wager
," said the cynic philosopher.
I will wager
,' said Jasper, smiling--his lips were still so white that he was conscious of it, and bit and moistened them while speaking: 'I will wager
that she hinted no wish to be released from Ned.