One can't eat fowls of a bad character at a high price
"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."
I have bought this flower at a high price
, for I have said I would give you to a wild lion; and when he has you, he will tear you in pieces, and eat you.' Then he told her all that had happened, and said she should not go, let what would happen.
The people seemed to have no other idea than to live on this fat meat and corn bread,--the meat, and the meal of which the bread was made, having been bought at a high price
at a store in town, notwithstanding the face that the land all about the cabin homes could easily have been made to produce nearly every kind of garden vegetable that is raised anywhere in the country.
He meant to do what he believed to be his duty; but to be at outs with Anne was a high price
That from the son set forth that Mr Clennam would, he knew, be gratified to hear that he had at length obtained permanent employment of a highly satisfactory nature, accompanied with every prospect of complete success in life; but that the temporary inability of his employer to pay him his arrears of salary to that date (in which condition said employer had appealed to that generous forbearance in which he trusted he should never be wanting towards a fellow-creature), combined with the fraudulent conduct of a false friend and the present high price
of provisions, had reduced him to the verge of ruin, unless he could by a quarter before six that evening raise the sum of eight pounds.
Kalyan Jewellers Regional Manager Rajesh K said the gold sales this time have increased marginally due to the high prices
of the yellow metal.
Summary: Ludhiana (Punjab) [India], Aug 11 (ANI): The sale of goats and sheep is seeing a dip this year due to high prices
in the market just ahead of Bakrid.
Livestock traders here at the Shahpur Kanjaran market told reporter on Tuesday that high prices
of sheep, goats, cows and other animals had forced people to opt for offering combined sacrifice.
Majority of the customers visiting animal sale points said the government should control the prices but it leaves the general public at the mercy of the sellers who demand very high prices
of normal animals.
New KCC managing director Nixon Sigey says the firm is responding to an increase in milk intake to pass on the benefits to the consumers who have grappled with high prices
in the last three months."The consumer prices are coming down as we respond to increased supply in the market," said Mr Sigey.
Senate urged to probe high sugar prices !-- -- Louise Maureen Simeon (The Philippine Star) - April 28, 2019 - 12:00am MANILA, Philippines The local sugar industry is seeking the Senate's help to investigate the high prices
of the commodity after the Department of Trade and Industry failed to look into the situation.