Now it seems to me unfair, Dowley, and a deadly peril to all of us, that because you thoughtlessly confessed, a while ago, that within a week you have paid
a cent and fifteen mil --"
Of this, only three hundred dollars had to be paid
down, the balance being paid
at the rate of twelve dollars a month.
"Explain yourself," said he, in a stifled voice -- "if you are paid
why do you show me that paper?"
"Nay," said the other, "I hold with this holy Prior, who hath paid
me my fees in hard gold, so that I am bounder to him."
it to me, when I was over there one day last month.
in as her contingent the enormous sum of 368,733 roubles.
She has earned, no doubt, fifty of the hundred dollars I have paid
. Then the custom-house--ah, Clara, if it were not for that vile custom-house, I might have had the handkerchief for at least five-and- twenty dollars lower !"
She had sat up a whole night with the boy who had died, and yet his brother demanded to be paid
for his life.
And the high and lofty, heaven-inspired TRANSCONTINENTAL paid
five dollars for five thousand words!
his fine with a ten-dollar bill grandfather had given him for that purpose.
``When Isaac returns successful through your mediation,'' said the Outlaw, ``I swear by Saint Hubert, I will see that he pays thee the money in good silver, or I will reckon with him for it in such sort, he had better have paid
twenty such sums.''
But there was always no money; they never paid
for as much as a pennyworth of peppermints.