"Seventy-five dollars sound like a high price
, monsieur," answered Mademoiselle Hennequin; "but the ladies of Paris do not grudge their gold for ornaments to decorate their persons."
Cadwallader detested high prices
for everything that was not paid in kind at the Rectory: such people were no part of God's design in making the world; and their accent was an affliction to the ears.
If such were the views of life on which the Dodsons and Tullivers had been reared in the praiseworthy past of Pitt and high prices
, you will infer from what you already know concerning the state of society in St.
As Sir Richard Steele says, `Gluttons who give high prices
for delicacies, are very worthy to be called generous.' In short I am resolved, from this instance, never to give way to the weakness of human nature more, nor to think anything virtue which doth not exactly quadrate with the unerring rule of right."
Vasili Andreevich did not pay Nikita the eighty rubles a year such a man was worth, but only about forty, which he gave him haphazard, in small sums, and even that mostly not in cash but in goods from his own shop and at high prices
A very few days of practical experience in this land of high wages had been sufficient to make clear to them the cruel fact that it was also a land of high prices
, and that in it the poor man was almost as poor as in any other corner of the earth; and so there vanished in a night all the wonderful dreams of wealth that had been haunting Jurgis.
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The very first auction drew 134 bidders for 37 licenses and the high price
was $556,000 for a Cumberland County license.
However, shopkeepers are selling these both with the high price
of 80 rupees.
"We got [our stocks] at a high price
[already]," a sales representative said, declining to elaborate further on its supplier.
He explained that the high price
variations are generated by market conditions and the government can intervene only by offering farmers higher financial support for production.Nicolae Sitaru, vice president of the League of Romanian Farmers' Associations (LAPAR) said farmers can't understand why in 2013, unlike the previous years, there are considerably higher differences between the prices they are paid by traders and international prices.Tensions between farmers and traders over acquisition prices are common in Romania during harvest campaigns.
"As a result, demand for 4G services in Lebanon is expected to be minimal during the first phases of the launch, given the high price
of smartphones that support such technology, the high prices
of the service itself, and consumers' experience with the slow development and poor quality of 3G networks," BMI said.