And here were these freemen assembled in the early morning to work on their lord the bishop's road three days each -- gratis
; every head of a family, and every son of a family, three days each, gratis
, and a day or so added for their servants.
'Then the advice I've poured on you, So full of wisdom and of wit: All given gratis
, though 'tis true I might have fairly charged for it!
Coming!" At which words, without taking any leave, she flung out of the room; for the lower sort of people are very tenacious of respect; and though they are contented to give this gratis
to persons of quality, yet they never confer it on those of their own order without taking care to be well paid for their pains.
"What you need is to pay for your own protection," I cut in when he drew breath, and I showed him a yellowish paper, supplied gratis
by Government, which is called Schedule D.
"Thou art right, Sancho my friend," said Don Quixote, "and Altisidora has behaved very badly in not giving thee the smocks she promised; and although that virtue of thine is gratis
data- as it has cost thee no study whatever, any more than such study as thy personal sufferings may be- I can say for myself that if thou wouldst have payment for the lashes on account of the disenchant of Dulcinea, I would have given it to thee freely ere this.
That she had already permitted him to make love to her he read as an additional assurance, not fully trowing that in the fields and pastures to "sigh gratis
" is by no means deemed waste; love-making being here more often accepted inconsiderately and for its own sweet sake than in the carking anxious homes of the ambitious, where a girl's craving for an establishment paralyzes her healthy thought of a passion as an end.
He therefore felt almost grateful to Cornelius van Baerle for having given him a screen gratis
Weller, 'as vell as for the other kind and gen'rous people o' the same purfession, as sets people by the ears, free gratis
for nothin', and sets their clerks to work to find out little disputes among their neighbours and acquaintances as vants settlin' by means of lawsuits--all I can say o' them is, that I vish they had the reward I'd give 'em.'
They spoke to me with great humanity, and said, "they were sure the captain would carry me GRATIS
to Lisbon, whence I might return to my own country; that two of the seamen would go back to the ship, inform the captain of what they had seen, and receive his orders; in the mean time, unless I would give my solemn oath not to fly, they would secure me by force.
Either the diplomatist must give his lessons gratis
, and I will tolerate him, or he must never set his foot again in my house; -- do you understand, madame?"
sire, it will not be with the gayety as with the duke's sword; I will give it to your majesty gratis
," replied D'Artagnan, whose feet scarcely seemed to touch the ground.
Of course the lads found out what was going on, and chaffed the girls about the "Seminary," as they called the new enterprise; but they thought it a good thing on the whole, kindly offered to give lessons in Greek and Latin gratis
, and decided among themselves that "Rose was a little trump to give the Phebe-bird such a capital boost."