But think of it this way: Before, you made $33,000 and paid 40 percent in taxes, so you were left with $20,000 in take-home pay.
And he left the room, followed by the low but ringing laughter of the sister with the mole.
"He was well and happy when we left Italy," they answered.
Then there was the money he left to Carmen.
You haven't many teeth left, Jim, but the few you have are sharp enough to make me shudder.
Brave men left their homes and hurried toward Boston.
"Because, since these other slaves do everything, there is nothing left for me to perform," said Aesop.
And then we come to Greece, the home of Hippocrates, the "Father of Modern Medicine," who left us not just the oath that bears his name but also a corpus of roughly sixty medical texts based on his teaching.
Almost everyone else had already left, so Katie and Mary volunteered to help.
After she left the room, Carmen glanced down at her dress and then at Alex.
Yet Señor Medena never left the house.
Felipa left Carmen at the foot of the stairs, striding off without another word.
A few minutes after they left, Felipa arrived with an older woman she introduced simply as Maria.
True, but her answer left Carmen's stomach tied in a knot.
Felipa left them to their family outing and returned to the house.
Then Carmen showered and left for the dress fitting, leaving Alex with Jonathan and Destiny until Maria arrived.
Her gaze left his face as she considered the idea.
She patted Carmen on the shoulder and left the room.
Alex didn't answer and it went to his voice mail, so she left a message.
She left him there to think about his actions - only he would probably stew on hers instead.
So she ran along over their heads until she had left them far behind and below and had come to the city and the House of the Sorcerer.
If I should squeeze one, there wouldn't be anything left of it.
Crack! crash! bang! went his iron-shod hoofs against the wooden bodies of the Gargoyles, and they were battered right and left with such force that they scattered like straws in the wind.
The legs of the Sawhorse were four sticks driving into holes bored in the log; its tail was a small branch that had been left by accident and its mouth a place chopped in one end of the body which projected a little and served as a head.
Jim and the buggy followed, the old cab-horse being driven by Zeb while the Wizard stood up on the seat and bowed his bald head right and left in answer to the cheers of the people, who crowded thick about him.
The fact is that I left my little pet in my dressing-room lying asleep upon the table; and you must have stolen in without my knowing it.
When Ozma went away she closed the door and left her pet on the table.
Not one of the bees so much as looked at those in her left hand.
Then four of the sailors rowed him to the shore and left him there.
Because I am a forty-two-year-old man and I pay with an American Express and was born on a Friday, part my hair on the left, and have a thirty-four-inch waist, the machine suggests what I should buy.
But at times in history, left-handedness was thought to be a malady in need of curing (and in some parts of the world still is).
Next day the Emperor left Moscow.
The actors of 1812 have long since left the stage, their personal interests have vanished leaving no trace, and nothing remains of that time but its historic results.
At last the Emperor left the army, and as the most convenient and indeed the only pretext for his departure it was decided that it was necessary for him to inspire the people in the capitals and arouse the nation in general to a patriotic war.
He left in order not to obstruct the commander-in-chief's undivided control of the army, and hoping that more decisive action would then be taken, but the command of the armies became still more confused and enfeebled.
The day after his son had left, Prince Nicholas sent for Princess Mary to come to his study.
In his first letter which came soon after he had left home, Prince Andrew had dutifully asked his father's forgiveness for what he had allowed himself to say and begged to be restored to his favor.
But as soon as he had left the room the old prince, looking uneasily round, threw down his napkin and went himself.
At these words Alpatych nodded as if in approval, and not wishing to hear more went to the door of the room opposite the innkeeper's, where he had left his purchases.
Two days previously he had received news that his father, son, and sister had left for Moscow; and though there was nothing for him to do at Bald Hills, Prince Andrew with a characteristic desire to foment his own grief decided that he must ride there.
We have still six hundred quarters left, he inquired.
Consider that on our retreat we have lost by fatigue and left in the hospital more than fifteen thousand men, and had we attacked this would not have happened.