On Jerry's return to the rank there was a good deal of laughing and chaffing at him for driving hard to the train for an extra
fare, as they said, all against his principles, and they wanted to know how much he had pocketed.
The average length of haul from barn to market in the United States is nine and a half miles, so that every trip saved means an extra
day's work for a man and team.
The support of the judges will clearly be an extra
expense, but to what extent will depend on the particular plan which may be adopted in regard to this matter.
We made a most imposing and awe-inspiring spectacle as we strung out across the yellow landscape; the two hundred and fifty ornate and brightly colored chariots, preceded by an advance guard of some two hundred mounted warriors and chieftains riding five abreast and one hundred yards apart, and followed by a like number in the same formation, with a score or more of flankers on either side; the fifty extra
mastodons, or heavy draught animals, known as zitidars, and the five or six hundred extra
thoats of the warriors running loose within the hollow square formed by the surrounding warriors.
She and I need at least twenty-five roubles, which I will repay you out of what I earn by my work, while Thedora shall get me additional work from day to day, so that, if there be heavy interest to pay on the loan, you shall not be troubled with the extra
To keep up the deception as to his force, he ordered, at night, a number of extra
fires to be made in his camp, and kept up a vigilant watch.
His coat close buttoned to his throat, and an extra
silk handkerchief around his neck, which he removed only after he entered the apartment, immediately arrested the attention of Charlotte Henly.
Adrienne had arranged every thing in her own mind, and I was to be produced only at those extra
hours in the morning, when she had been accustomed to take exercise in the open air.
In one moment I've seen what has hitherto been Enveloped in absolute mystery, And without extra
charge I will give you at large A Lesson in Natural History.
You ask me if he has had an extra
feed of oats; you should ask if he has not had enough to burst him.
That worthy sachem landed in princely state, arrayed in a bright blue blanket and red breech clout, with an extra
quantity of paint and feathers, attended by a train of half-naked warriors and nobles.
baggage, to be sure," I now said to myself--"something he wishes not to be put in the hold-- something to be kept under his own eye--ah, I have it--a painting or so--and this is what he has been bargaining about with Nicolino, the Italian Jew.