1 Fact is, I was going to ask you to give me a little extra time on that payment.
2 The quick Fontaine tempers flared when she put a greenback on the table and they flatly refused payment.
3 Lily felt really virtuous as she dispensed the sum in sops to her tradesmen, and the fact that a fresh order accompanied each payment did not lessen her sense of disinterestedness.
4 Oh, I'm not asking for payment in kind.
5 If they all combined, they would have enough to make the first payment; and if they had employment, so that they could be sure of the future, it might really prove the best plan.
6 Then Marija and Jonas were between them to take a third share in the house, which would leave only eight dollars a month for Jurgis to contribute to the payment.
7 The prisoner had come into his saloon after midnight, fighting drunk, and had ordered a glass of beer and tendered a dollar bill in payment.
8 It's some time since I was articled, but the payment of that hundred pounds was a great pull.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 27. TOMMY TRADDLES
9 We both recommended a small sum in money, and the payment, without stipulation to Mr. Micawber, of the Uriah claims as they came in.
David Copperfield By Charles DickensContext Highlight In CHAPTER 54. Mr. MICAWBER'S TRANSACTIONS
10 Then Levin had driven over himself, and arranged to have the grass cut, partly by hired labor, partly at a payment of a certain proportion of the crop.
11 The other matter, the payment of the sums due, was met too by difficulties.
12 All his salary went on household expenses and in payment of petty debts that could not be put off.
13 To meet this cash payment, as I have stated, I had just fifty cents when I reached the institution.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. WashingtonContext Highlight In Chapter III.
14 I soon learned, however, that this money could be used only for the payment of the salaries of the instructors, and that there was no provision for securing land, buildings, or apparatus.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. WashingtonContext Highlight In Chapter VII.
15 Marshall, the Treasurer of the Hampton Institute, who had had faith enough to lend us the first two hundred and fifty dollars with which to make a payment down on the farm.
Up From Slavery: An Autobiography By Booker T. WashingtonContext Highlight In Chapter XI.