He had purchased Tom with a view of eventually making him a sort of overseer, with whom he might, at times, intrust
his affairs, in short absences; and, in his view, the first, second, and third requisite for that place, was hardness.
You pay me back the chaws you've awready borry'd off'n me, Lafe Buckner, then I'll loan you one or two ton of it, and won't charge you no back intrust
You tell 'em he ain't gwine to live long--en dat's de fac', too--en tell 'em you'll pay 'em intrust
, en big intrust
, too--ten per--what you call it?
Said when a person was in that line of business he'd got to look out for his own intrust
, there warn't nobody else going to do it for him.
As to her money, she first secreted it in odd corners, wrapped in a rag or an old curl-paper; but some of these hoards having been discovered by the housemaid, Eliza, fearful of one day losing her valued treasure, consented to intrust
it to her mother, at a usurious rate of interest--fifty or sixty per cent.
I do not ask you to bring it yourself, because I have a far more important commission to intrust
He bore, like his companion, a scrip, attached to his belt, but had neither horn nor knife, being probably considered as belonging to a class whom it is esteemed dangerous to intrust
to you certain papers which are at Blois; and in two months and a half, if you do not hear of us, take possession of them.
Foolish woman," answered Ceres, "did you not promise to intrust
this poor infant entirely to me?
I should have asked your permission to say all this to your parents, to entreat them to permit me to see you often, to address you; and, if it were not impossible, to hope that in time they would consent to intrust
me with their greatest treasure, and that you would not oppose their decree.
The reverend father will explain to you, Monsieur Colbert, that I preserve to myself the direction of all the affairs of the order which concern France and Spain; but that I am not willing to retain the title of general, which would throw too high a side-light on the progress of the negotiations with which His Catholic Majesty wishes to intrust
Of all his followers, the Belgian was the most logical lieutenant to intrust
with the command of one of the parties.