They have also a small gold coin
worth two dollars.
And the countess, trying to conceal the action from herself and from him, slipped a gold coin
into his hand and always returned to the patient with a more tranquil mind.
He threw out a gold coin
for the valet to pick up, and all the heads craned forward that all the eyes might look down at it as it fell.
When he halted before the binnacle, with his glance fastened on the pointed needle in the compass, that glance shot like a javelin with the pointed intensity of his purpose; and when resuming his walk he again paused before the mainmast, then, as the same riveted glance fastened upon the riveted gold coin
there, he still wore the same aspect of nailed firmness, only dashed with a certain wild longing, if not hopefulness.
I covered six- sevenths of the appropriation into the treasury a week before starting from Camelot on my adventures, and ordered that the other seventh be inflated into five- cent nickels and delivered into the hands of the head clerk of the King's Evil Department; a nickel to take the place of each gold coin
, you see, and do its work for it.
"She took no notice, but held up the gold coin
before the eyes of the boy of the swan dive.
I had a gold coin
, a twenty-franc piece, sewed into the band of my skirt; so I spoke to M.
At one time he was turning a ponderous key in an iron door not unlike the door of a sepulchre, but which, being opened, disclosed a vault heaped up with gold coin
, as plentifully as golden corn in a granary.
below par; that I had cost his majesty above a million and a half of SPRUGS" (their greatest gold coin
, about the bigness of a spangle) "and, upon the whole, that it would be advisable in the emperor to take the first fair occasion of dismissing me."
It was SIMPLY FILLED with gold coin
, and was so heavy that four men bent underneath its weight.
He saw the gold and silver bracelets upon her bare arms, the strings of gold coin
that depended from her hair ornaments, and the gorgeous colors of her dress.
"Yea, they are the current gold coin
of the New Jerusalem, with the King's own mint mark on them!"