His retiring pension and allowances
, it is well known, die with him.
We must make allowances
for a man who suffers under Dexter's infirmities, and lives Dexter's life.
I don't want any sum,' replied her disconsolate husband; 'I shall require no demd allowance
Blake would perhaps kindly make allowance
for the old-fashioned habits of a practical man.
There being nobody by, however, but a pauper old woman, who was rendered rather misty by an unwonted allowance
of beer; and a parish surgeon who did such matters by contract; Oliver and Nature fought out the point between them.
All I say is, kings is kings, and you got to make allowances
Nor will they barely make allowances
for the errors which may be chargeable on the fallibility to which the convention, as a body of men, were liable; but will keep in mind, that they themselves also are but men, and ought not to assume an infallibility in rejudging the fallible opinions of others.
His contention is that racing, without time allowances
for anything else but tonnage - that is, for size - has fostered the fine art of sailing to the pitch of perfection.
It is needless to say that I made the allowances
and gave the promise--gave it, resolving seriously to abide by it.
Ah, yes, I understand," said the King; "you have been promoted and given increased pay and allowances
With respect to the distinct species of the same genus, which on my theory must have spread from one parent-source; if we make the same allowances
as before for our ignorance, and remember that some forms of life change most slowly, enormous periods of time being thus granted for their migration, I do not think that the difficulties are insuperable; though they often are in this case, and in that of the individuals of the same species, extremely grave.
He had made allowances
for her, but the ideal girl would have had no need of allowances