But Lydgate could not help looking forward with dread to the inevitable future discussions about expenditure
and the necessity for a complete change in their way of living.
My mother thought only of consoling my father, and paying our debts and retrenching our expenditure
by every available means; but my father was completely overwhelmed by the calamity: health, strength, and spirits sank beneath the blow, and he never wholly recovered them.
It was true, one or two of them had first intimated that they were open to subsidization, but Daylight's judgment was that the situation did not warrant such expenditure
AFTER a great expenditure
of life and treasure a Daring Explorer had succeeded in reaching the North Pole, when he was approached by a Native Galeut who lived there.
My expenses were remorselessly calculated downward to shillings and even to pence; and our unfortunate messenger's instructions in respect to his expenditure
were reduced to a nicety which must have made his life in America nothing less than a burden to him.
Rabourdin had long studied the budget under its double-aspect of ways and means and of expenditure
So, in this saloon, we desired to make the most of our expenditure
The building of these great works and cities will give a starvation ration to millions of common laborers, for the enormous bulk of the surplus will compel an equally enormous expenditure
, and the oligarchs will build for a thousand years--ay, for ten thousand years.
Simple tradesmen jumped their counters to become extemporized captains, colonels, and generals, without having ever passed the School of Instruction at West Point; nevertheless; they quickly rivaled their compeers of the old continent, and, like them, carried off victories by dint of lavish expenditure
in ammunition, money, and men.
Also in their penurious, laborious character; the individual only satisfies his necessary appetites, and confines his expenditure
to them; his other desires he subdues, under the idea that they are unprofitable.
Anna had at first avoided as far as she could Princess Tverskaya's world, because it necessitated an expenditure
beyond her means, and besides in her heart she preferred the first circle.
I have waited to make it a complete Report; and I have been met, here and there, by obstacles which it was only possible to remove by some little expenditure
of patience and time.