Poyser, to supply my house with milk, cream, and butter at the market prices
. On the other hand, Poyser, you might let Thurle have the Lower and Upper Ridges, which really, with our wet seasons, would be a good riddance for you.
He spent his evenings poring over accounts, or making endless calculations based on cheaper freights for copra and on the possible maximum and minimum market prices
for that staple of commerce.
Ye'll remember like a good soul, won't ye, that the market price
is dreffle high just now?
And they did, at double the market price
, which they were only too glad to pay.
And, sitting down, he wrote a letter to his broker, ordering him to sell out at the market price
A pack of ragged Portuguese muleteers crowded around us, offering their beasts at half a dollar an hour--more rascality to the stranger, for the market price
is sixteen cents.
"You would have been disposed of for so many shillings according to the market price
of the article, and Dunstable the butcher would have come up to you as you lay in your straw, and he would have whipped you under his left arm, and with his right he would have tucked up his frock to get a penknife from out of his waistcoat-pocket, and he would have shed your blood and had your life.
Five dollars for five thousand words, ten words for a cent, the market price
I particularly observed in our travelling with his baggage, that though we received sufficient provisions both for ourselves and our horses from the country, as belonging to the mandarin, yet we were obliged to pay for everything we had, after the market price
of the country, and the mandarin's steward collected it duly from us.
But on one occasion he explained seriously to Gania that he was no Jew, that he did nothing dishonest, that he could not help the market price
of money, that, thanks to his accurate habits, he had already a good footing and was respected, and that his business was flourishing.
Weller, at the market price
of the day, was entitled, in consideration of the balance of the second Mrs.
However, as labor is actually so purchased everywhere except in Downing Street and a few other privileged spots, I suggested that our friend should go to some place where his market price
would be higher than in merry England.