But there was not a face that passed in or out, which this man failed to see; not a gesture at any one of the three tables that was lost upon him; not a word, spoken by the bankers, but reached his ear; not a winner or loser
he could not have marked.
She happened to win; whereupon he cried out that the winning stake was his, and hers the loser
Yet as this stock was the only thing of permanent value, whoever parted with it was sure to find himself a loser in the long run.
The prince remarked with a smile, that he was a loser by the transaction.
Doing what you propose, I should become the obliged of the king; I should certainly be the gainer on that ground, but I should be a loser
in my conscience.
Tut, tut," said Robin, "speak not so, Friar; the loser
hath ever the right to use his tongue as he doth list.
Very likely not; but you have been no loser
by my trade yet," said Mr.
He risked everything for everything, and anything less than everything meant that he was a loser
Should I be the gainer or the loser
by the resemblance which he fancied he had discovered?
Consider further, most foolish Socrates, that the just is always a loser
in comparison with the unjust.
The Canadian Government would be no loser
, nor would its despatches travel the slower.
I thought,' sneered the dwarf, 'that if a man played long enough he was sure to win at last, or, at the worst, not to come off a loser