Mine


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Mine

A slang term in foreign exchange indicating a willingness to buy.
References in classic literature ?
But mine enemies shall think that THE EVIL ONE roareth over their heads.
Yea, ye also, my friends, will be alarmed by my wild wisdom; and perhaps ye will flee therefrom, along with mine enemies.
Captain Head has described the wonderful load which the "Apires," truly beasts of burden, carry up from the deepest mines. I confess I thought the account exaggerated: so that I was glad to take an opportunity of weighing one of the loads, which I picked out by hazard.
In the evening, talking with the mayor-domo of these mines about the number of foreigners now scattered over the whole country, he told me that, though quite a young man, he remembers when he was a boy at school at Coquimbo, a holiday being given to see the captain of an English ship, who was brought to the city to speak to the governor.
Passing through a mountainous country, we reached by nightfall the mines belonging to Mr.
"Perfectly," Aynesworth answered; "I still think, however, that much the wiser course would be to send an expert to the mine first."
Wingrave at that time was the possessor of six thousand shares in the Royal Hardwell Copper Mine, which had cost him, on an average, two dollars twenty-five.
"Mine was the first wrong, when I betrayed thy budding youth into a false and unnatural relation with my decay.
Not the less he is mine," resumed he, with a look of confidence, as if destiny were at one with him.
Keep, likewise, mine! There are none in this land that know me.
There are wives who forsake their husbands and--and go off with a handsomer man, as the poet says; and mine, mine, alas!
Secretary also assured that new teachers and doctors to be appointed on contract bases in educational institutions and hospitals at mines areas to ensure increasing of performance in samesectors for provision of quality treatments to mine workers, despite, latest equipments would be provided to personnel of rescue, so that they could tackle any incident of mines with modern tools on emergencies bases, he said.