Wouldn't you wonder if everyone was really buying the drowning bit?
I'm thinking about buying a house in the mountains.
Buying this pan for a dollar basically gets you a $2,000 benefit.
Foreigners were frequently granted the right of public hospitality by the senate down to the end of the republic. The public hospes had a right to entertainment at the public expense, admission to sacrifices and games, the right of buying and selling on his own account, and of bringing an action at law without the intervention of a Roman patron.
Howie surprised us all by buying a fairly large home north west of town on the Old Walpole Road.
If he now incurred Natasha's censure it was only for buying too many and too expensive things.
Her first thought was that he wasn't buying it.
Buying fountain pen ink now-a-days is a little tricky.
Buying the doll, no doubt.
When she got home, she was kicking Toby out, buying a gun, and taking back her life.
You don't have to buy expensive cuts of meat just because they are, but I'm sure you'd enjoy buying some meat that you don't have to play wizard on so they won't be tough.
It wasn't something she would normally do - buying clothes specifically for a trip.
Alex wasn't buying an heir.
I was thinking about buying a new vehicle and wondered if we had the money, so I looked at his financial information on the computer.
Buying the doll, no doubt.
He wasn't buying it for one minute.
Three facilities were in nearby Swanzy; a town where we'd considered buying a home what seemed like years, not months, ago.
So you're buying he's innocent?
If computers are so popular, perhaps we should consider buying one for the use of our guests.
He told Lydia about Fitzgerald buying the vodka on the morning of the Fourth of July, denying it, and saying at the debate that there was liquor in Billy's vehicle when he, Dean, felt there wasn't.
I don't care about all your bones foolishness, but Fitz buying the vodka scares me.
Unless Sasha posed a direct threat to the Council, Kris was forbidden from buying an assassination, despite suspecting his brother wasn.t as innocent as he proclaimed.
"I distinctly remember buying everything in your collection," she said, a snarl of firmness in her voice.
You recouped all the money you spent buying these things in the first place.
I mean, we're buying her book like a best seller, chapter and verse.
Buying us some time.
Buying the shoes could be innocent enough.
What's this about a new car he's buying for you?
Co-operative buying) by means of which the peasantry of Denmark have so wonderfully improved their position.
Ptolemy Auletes was thus obliged to spend his reign in buying the support of the men in power in Rome.
Buying up the stock of the Missouri Pacific he built up, by means of consolidations, reorganizations, and the construction of branch lines, the "Gould System" of railways in the south-western states.
Fundamental alterations have been made in the structure of the leading cotton markets, and in methods of buying and selling cotton, in the last hundred years.
Early in the 19th century it became customary for Manchester dealers and Liverpool importers to carry on business with one another through representatives known as " buying " and " selling " brokers.
Previously there had not been enough business done in cotton to make it worth any person's while to devote himself to the buying and selling on commission of cotton only.
The centralization of the cotton market in Liverpool fixed firmly the system of buying through brokers, for the Liverpool importer, or his broker, was in no sense a professional adviser to the spinners, informally pledged to advance the latter's interests, as the old Manchester dealers had been.
This custom of buying and selling through brokers continued unshaken until the laying of the Atlantic cable tempted selling brokers occasionally, and even some buying brokers, to buy direct from American factors by telegraph and thus transform themselves into quasi-importers.
When the agents of the spinners, that is, the buying brokers, by becoming principals in some transactions, had acquired interests diametrically opposed to those of their customers, the consequent feeling of distrust among spinners gave birth to the Cotton Buying Company, which, constituted originally of twenty to thrity limited cotton-spinning companies, represents to-day nearly 6,000,000 spindles distributed among nearly one hundred firms. Its object was to squeeze out some middlemen and economize for its members on brokerage.
This company, it is said, helped to attract the brokers back to the spinners, and an informal understanding was arrived at that the buying broker should not figure both as agent and principal in the same transaction.
Much buying might take place when stocks were scanty, with the result that prices would be needlessly forced up; and when stocks were plentiful demand might be weak and prices, therefore, be unduly depressed.
This expedient of buying off the invader was first adopted in 991 on the advice of certain great men of the kingdom.
Guy found some satisfaction for his loss in buying from the Templars the island of Cyprus, and there he reigned for the last two years of his life (1192-1194).
Shortly before his acquittal he had been able to satisfy the dream of his childhood, by buying back the ancestral manor of Daylesford, where the remainder of his life was passed in honourable retirement.