At one time the count thought of giving her the Ryazan estate or of selling a forest, at another time of borrowing money on a note of hand.
"Or at least twenty thousand, Count," he added, "and then a note of hand for only sixty thousand."
Only excuse me, my dear fellow, I'll give you twenty thousand and a note of hand for eighty thousand as well.
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