There was a position open at a private home, but the salary had to be wrong.
Weekends were private time for all of us and we weren't sure if Howie would adopt the usual routine of doing our own thing.
I made him a private deal.
"Private deals are dangerous," she added.
The meat of the deal was private, was it not?
Something private - or more interesting antiques?
You're a private citizen in a few days.
Mortgages for all of us were quickly processed through a private bank owned by one of Merrill Cooms' entities.
As soon as she got here, she and Howie had to go private and talk things over and test the bed springs.
I'm willing to put my ass on the line and help where it might do some good but I'm just a private citizen.
I just don't think it was all bragging, more like it was his private joke.
He smiled faintly and nodded, striking off down the hall towards his private wing of the underground facility.
The town car moved at a quick pace, bringing them to a mansion atop one of the private, gated drives tucked away from sight along Skyline Drive.
He motioned them both down the hall and into his private study.
The hundred-year-old Victorian building contained nine rentable rooms, each with a private bath.
The Dean's private quarters, a sitting room-office combination and bedroom, were located in the rear.
This is private property.
Thirty five miles later he found the address, a private home on the side street of a quiet neighborhood.
It's private land, not national forest or park lands, and even though you or the Dawkinses own all this, it's not posted, except for the mine tunnel.
"Now he has a hero for a deputy," Cynthia said, "in addition to being his private little squeeze.
"I'm leaving tonight," she said as the Deans led the well-dressed woman back to their private quarters.
A friend who is staying in Telluride has a private plane and is flying back to the coast.
They spent the evening in their private quarters mulling over the possibilities and skirting the question that Lydia had actually killed her boss, which in spite of mounting concern, Dean continued to find unlikely.
It had to be the private deal, the one Gabriel found no trace of that Darkyn himself had mentioned to him.
It was a private deal.
I made Zamon, his predecessor, a private deal first … I … Her head hurt from struggling.
Was it possible to make a private deal, outside the visibility of the other deities?
He figured Rhyn and Andre needed a private moment and snorted as he heard Rhyn start off.
Sometimes countries simply nationalize industries, so that an enterprise once owned by a private company, often a foreign-based one, is taken over by the government or "the people."
In other words, civil government steps in to take over roles traditionally provided by private charity only when charities no longer provide the service.
Next, entire cities banned smoking in all indoor public places, contending a private business's right to allow smoking was trumped by the dangers of exposing patrons to secondhand smoke.
* "Oh, yes, the only aim is to weaken the enemy, so of course one cannot take into account the loss of private individuals."
When he entered the private room Count Rostopchin, puckering his face, was rubbing his forehead and eyes with his hand.
The countess was accustomed to this tone as a precursor of news of something detrimental to the children's interests, such as the building of a new gallery or conservatory, the inauguration of a private theater or an orchestra.
One was an officer--a tall, soldierly, handsome man--the other evidently a private or an orderly, sunburned, short, and thin, with sunken cheeks and a dull expression.
He is private physician to the Queen of Spain.
Having taken precautions against the general drunkenness to be expected on the morrow because it was a great saint's day, he returned to dinner, and without having time for a private talk with his wife sat down at the long table laid for twenty persons, at which the whole household had assembled.
Expropriation is an act that simultaneously violates two of the three ingredients for prosperity that I have enumerated: private property and rule of law.
It can lessen its enforcement of private property rights.
In desperation you seize the budget and dump everything out, and there in a corner is your man, serenely brooding on his own private thought, unconscious of the catastrophe which he has brought upon you.
Dear Frau Grote learned the manual alphabet, and used to teach me herself; but this was in private lessons, which were paid for by my friends.
I believe that what so saddens the reformer is not his sympathy with his fellows in distress, but, though he be the holiest son of God, is his private ail.