The young Mohican bent over the track, and removing the scattered leaves from around the place, he examined it with much of that sort of scrutiny that a money dealer, in these days of pecuniary
doubts, would bestow on a suspected due- bill.
When Jessie strongly objected to the pronounced manners of a certain widow, whose actual present wealth and pecuniary
influence condoned for a more uncertain prehistoric past, Mr.
He then renewed the conversation, and made great pecuniary
offers to the carpenter, in case the latter should give information leading to the discovery of the lost document, and the consequent success of the Eastern claim.
He would then have suffered under the pecuniary
distresses which, because they are removed, he now reckons as nothing.
His object was, no doubt, to obtain pecuniary
assistance from Mrs.
I pass my whole life, miss, in turning an immense pecuniary
I have no scruple in saying, in the presence of our friends here, that I am a man who has, for some years, contended against the pressure of pecuniary
Jansenius, instinctively inclining to Agatha's party as the stronger one and the least dependent on him in a pecuniary
Whether they received any pecuniary
reward for pleading, or delivering their opinions?
There is another custom amongst them yet more extraordinary, which is, that the wife is punished whenever the husband proves false to the marriage contract; this punishment indeed extends no farther than a pecuniary
mulct, and what seems more equitable, the husband is obliged to pay a sum of money to his wife.
He has several times been compelled to owe obligations to the pecuniary
succors of other nations for the preservation of his essential interests, and is unable, upon the strength of his own resources, to sustain a long or continued war.
Nor is this all: as the legislative department alone has access to the pockets of the people, and has in some constitutions full discretion, and in all a prevailing influence, over the pecuniary
rewards of those who fill the other departments, a dependence is thus created in the latter, which gives still greater facility to encroachments of the former.