That's precisely it, said the landlord, and I told him he couldn't sell
it here, the market's overstocked.
none that I could well spare; to tell the truth, it's only hard necessity makes me willing to sell
If at the end of that time, you have not confessed, I will not only sell
all four of you, BUT--I will sell
you DOWN THE RIVER
Come, saints and sinners, hear me tell How pious priests whip Jack and Nell, And women buy and children sell
, And preach all sinners down to hell, And sing of heavenly union.
At length, early one morning, while Khacan was on his way to the king's palace, a dealer, throwing himself in his way, announced eagerly that a Persian merchant, arrived late the previous evening, had a slave to sell
whose wit and wisdom were equal to her incomparable beauty.
John Dormouse and his daughter began to sell
peppermints and candles.
The butcher he answered jolly Robin, "No matter where I do dwell, For a butcher am I, and to Nottingham Am I going, my flesh to sell
out -- sell
out, marquis, or you will lose it all.
No, madame; but if I were called upon to sell
or to buy, I should be satisfied with the gold of the settings alone as my profit upon the transaction.
You see, a song doesn't sell
unless somebody well known sings it.
Which custom of barter is still preserved amongst many barbarous nations, who procure one necessary with another, but never sell
anything; as giving and receiving wine for corn and the like.
I daresay we shall be able to sell
before the account," said Macalister, "but if not, I'll arrange to carry them over for you.