The first three or four days passed most quietly, with no circumstance to mark them excepting the receipt of a note or two from Lyme, which found their way to Anne, she could not tell how, and brought a rather improving account
No, no; that would be too trifling a matter for you to take in hand, and it was not on that account
you asked Percerin for those patterns of the king's costumes.
The Emperor said that the fiscal system must be reorganized and the accounts
published," recounted Bitski, emphasizing certain words and opening his eyes significantly.
We know he didn't pay the bank-note in to his account
," Sharon remarked.
And with a proud consciousness of serving his country wisely and well he charged that sum to the account
Well, as figures are rather important things to most of us, and you may have a good many accounts
to keep some day, wouldn't it be wise to begin at once and learn to manage your pennies before the pounds come to perplex you?
Susan departed, and soon returned with an account
that the two gentlemen were got both into the same bed.
Thou lonesome one, thou goest the way of the loving one: thou lovest thyself, and on that account
despisest thou thyself, as only the loving ones despise.
I met with one piece of gratitude indeed, which I did not expect; and this was, that the master of the ship, whom I had so happily delivered, and by the same means saved the ship and cargo, having given a very handsome account
to the owners of the manner how I had saved the lives of the men and the ship, they invited me to meet them and some other merchants concerned, and all together made me a very handsome compliment upon the subject, and a present of almost
The author is here supposed to be writing her own history, and in the very beginning of her account
she gives the reasons why she thinks fit to conceal her true name, after which there is no occasion to say any more about that.
Mr Dorrit looked as if he must immediately be driven out of his mind by this account
Having thus given an account
of the colony in general, and pretty much of my runagate Englishmen, I must say something of the Spaniards, who were the main body of the family, and in whose story there are some incidents also remarkable enough.