Come!' He returned the money, keeping only one anna in each rupee of the price of the Umballa ticket
as his commission - the immemorial commission of Asia.
"Give me the ticket
," says Flashman, with an oath, leaning across the table with open hand and his face black with rage.
, please!' said the Guard, putting his head in at the window.
The conductor was asking for tickets
. Bill showed his mechanically, and the conductor passed on.
That's the ticket
. Don't let anyone think you're a greenhorn."
"But you've got the tickets
. It would be a pity to waste them."
"The railway is open to all travelers alike, if they have money enough to buy a ticket
Jones expressed some surprize on this occasion, and declared it must be some mistake; but the maid persisting that she was certain of the name, all the women were desirous of having the bundle immediately opened; which operation was at length performed by little Betsy, with the consent of Mr Jones: and the contents were found to be a domino, a mask, and a masquerade ticket
Then Tom traded a couple of white alleys for three red tickets
, and some small trifle or other for a couple of blue ones.
"Then will you go at once and secure tickets
for to-night's boat, and bring them here?
He sends for your theater tickets
, and pays for them; he sends for any possible article you can require, be it a doctor, an elephant, or a postage stamp; and when you leave, at last, you will find a subordinate seated with the cab-driver who will put you in your railway compartment, buy your tickets
, have your baggage weighed, bring you the printed tags, and tell you everything is in your bill and paid for.
Yes, I 'll get two tickets
as cheap as I can, send a note to Will, poor lad, he needs fun as much as I do, and we 'll go and have a nice time in some corner, as Charles Lamb and his sister used to."