She was of strict integrity herself, with a delicate sense of honour; but she was as desirous of saving Sir Walter's feelings, as solicitous for the credit of the family, as aristocratic in her ideas of what was due to
them, as anybody of sense and honesty could well be.
300,000 or 400,000 francs to pay this month in France; and, knowing your strict punctuality, have collected all the bills bearing your signature, and charged me as they became due to
present them, and to employ the money otherwise.
Of old, the rise of the Yin dynasty was due to
I Chih who had served under the Hsia.
There is likewise due to
the public, a civil reprehension of advocates, where there appeareth cunning counsel, gross neglect, slight information, indiscreet pressing, or an overbold defence.
Levin thought that the clearness of Katavasov's conception of life was due to
the poverty of his nature; Katavasov thought that the disconnectedness of Levin's ideas was due to
his lack of intellectual discipline; but Levin enjoyed Katavasov's clearness, and Katavasov enjoyed the abundance of Levin's untrained ideas, and they liked to meet and to discuss.
He knew, further, that the California & Altamont Trust Company has an intrinsically sound institution, but that just then it was in a precarious condition due to
Klinkner's speculations with its money.
When we reflect on the vast diversity of the plants and animals which have been cultivated, and which have varied during all ages under the most different climates and treatment, I think we are driven to conclude that this greater variability is simply due to
our domestic productions having been raised under conditions of life not so uniform as, and somewhat different from, those to which the parent-species have been exposed under nature.
But if the failure is due to
a wrong choice if he has represented a horse as throwing out both his off legs at once, or introduced technical inaccuracies in medicine, for example, or in any other art the error is not essential to the poetry.
I pitched badly twice in an upward rush--solely due to
these diabolical throw-downs--that came near to wrecking my propeller.
But here again enter error of perspective, and vitiation due to
the bias of love.
Some of the man's money--if he had any--was certainly due to
us, but it was not likely that our captain's shipmates, above all the two specimens seen by me, Black Dog and the blind beggar, would be inclined to give up their booty in payment of the dead man's debts.
Stuart," exclaimed he, "only let me have one crack at the infernal rascal, and you may keep all the pay that is due to