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Anatole Kuragin was staying in Moscow because his father had sent him away from Petersburg, where he had been spending twenty thousand rubles a year in cash, besides running up debts for as much more, which his creditors demanded from his father.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Even I myself began to know the want of money (I mean of ready money in my own pocket), and to relieve it by converting some easily spared articles of jewelery into cash.
Great Expectations By Charles Dickens Context
Labour should be kept in active operation, and, even as, in a mill, flour comes flowing from grain, so should cash, and yet more cash, come flowing from every atom of refuse and remnant.
Dead Souls By Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol Context
Only one thing weighed on him, and that was his having told Zeena that he was to receive cash for the lumber.
Ethan Frome By Edith Wharton Context
They lived entirely off the produce of their lands and the game in the swamp, conducting their business generally by the barter system and seldom seeing five dollars in cash a year, and horses and uniforms were out of their reach.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
Now and then he stood up from the table and took some receipt or document from the little cash box he had saved from his business when it had collapsed five years earlier.
Metamorphosis By Franz Kafka Context
They may scorn cash now; but let some months go by, and no perspective promise of it to them, and then this same quiescent cash all at once mutinying in them, this same cash would soon cashier Ahab.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
Give me a simple assignment of your debt; acknowledge therein the receipt of the cash, and I will hand you over the money.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
Then he turned to the cash register, and punched up five cents, and began to pull money out of the drawer.
The Jungle By Upton Sinclair Context
This was the gift of New England to the freed Negro: not alms, but a friend; not cash, but character.
The Souls of Black Folk By W. E. B. Du Bois Context
I secured cash upon it to the amount of fifteen dollars, with which to renew the brickmaking experiment.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. Washington Context