I heard it proposed lately that two young men should travel together over the world, the one without money, earning his means as he went, before the mast and behind the plow, the other carrying a bill of exchange in his pocket.
Would the savage have been wise to exchange his wigwam for a palace on these terms?
Deidre laughed at the exchange, sensing a quasi-friendship as old as the two arguing.
It was still dark, and the moons of the underworld hadn't moved far across the sky. He sat, uneasy with the dream exchange with Death. A small fire burned between him and Katie, whose pale features and shadowed eyes were showing the effects of both her pregnancy and the toll the underworld took on mortals.
You might remember the story of Kyle MacDonald who famously traded up from one red paperclip to a house, one small exchange at a time between July 2005 and July 2006.
The United Nations World Food Programme was so inspired by this success that pilot programs for an exchange were launched in twenty-one countries.
TALK SHOULD BE NATURAL AND HAVE FOR ITS OBJECT AN EXCHANGE OF IDEAS.
Charles here has been offered up by Jonny in exchange for your help for a thirty-day ceasefire.
In exchange, he keeps the tumor.
Their first and only exchange hadn't been pleasant.
Wynn watched their exchange, fascinated by the idea of seeing two bloodthirsty deities try to outwit one another.
Human Deidre was probably terrified, a bloody mess who would do whatever Darkyn told her at the end of the week in exchange for him sparing her more pain.
I simply offer them a route home in exchange for favors, Darkyn said.
Unwilling to let the weirdness ruin her day, Deidre dismissed the strange exchange, distracted by the smells coming from a display of homemade candles.
She avoided looking at Gabriel, not at all certain what to think after their exchange and seeing him with another woman.
Though I so love him and trust his every word, I can't help but tremble at even the prospect I shall at last exchange this soiled and despicable life for another.
So you'd give yourself to me indefinitely in exchange for your tech toys? he asked.
She may never get the chance to tell him or to apologize for their last exchange being one of anger and frustration.
The cost of interactive information exchange, such as asking questions about products you are contemplating purchasing, has fallen to nearly zero.
Men and oxen exchange work; but if we consider necessary work only, the oxen will be seen to have greatly the advantage, their farm is so much the larger.
Man does some of his part of the exchange work in his six weeks of haying, and it is no boy's play.
The hunter who told me this could remember one Sam Nutting, who used to hunt bears on Fair Haven Ledges, and exchange their skins for rum in Concord village; who told him, even, that he had seen a moose there.
As gold is gold only if it is serviceable not merely for exchange but also for use, so universal historians will be valuable only when they can reply to history's essential question: what is power?
And that is how power is understood by the science of jurisprudence, that exchange bank of history which offers to exchange history's understanding of power for true gold.
What is her life in exchange for thousands of Guardians and the humans they're protecting?
"Would you consider an exchange?" he asked carefully.
In exchange, I want you to choose your top advisor to send to me.
Another thought crossed Damian's mind, one that told him his little Oracle must've known who Jonny would've chosen to send him in exchange for Jenn.
She couldn't help thinking it was the first truly honest exchange they'd ever had – and the timing was the worst it could possibly be.
Their first and only exchange hadn't been pleasant and resulted in a deal made under duress.
Kris met his gaze, and the intensity of the exchange left her no doubt as to their relationship.
"In exchange for…" She frowned, reluctant to give up the ability.