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The parting of Aouda, who did not forget what she owed to Sir Francis, betrayed more warmth; and, as for Passepartout, he received a hearty shake of the hand from the gallant general.
I was saying," continued the king, "that I owed much to your eminence.
In doing this he would satisfy everybody - the grocer, his sister, Ruth, and even Maria, to whom he owed a month's room rent.
He owed somebody two dollars and a half, that was certain, but who was it?
Ever the heap grew, and though each bill was duplicated a thousand times, he found only one for two dollars and a half, which was what he owed Maria.
Quilp, however--who, beyond the gratification of his demon whims, owed Sampson some acknowledgment of the part he had played in the mourning scene of which he had been a hidden witness, marked these symptoms of uneasiness with a delight past all expression, and derived from them a secret joy which the costliest banquet could never have afforded him.
3m was owed to the Electricity and Water Authority (EWA) at the end of the first quarter, with BD42m in late municipal fees accounting for the rest.
Before the third bailout, Greece owed $38,444 (Dh141,210) for every man, woman and child.
THREE celebrity chefs are owed money by the failed MasterChef restaurant.
Almost a quarter of a million pounds is owed by scores of firms in Wales for exploiting cheap labour offered by foreign workers.
3million, it was followed by Ticket Tout Ltd in 2007 which owed PS7.
JJB Sports reportedly collapsed leaving PS210m to unsecured creditors, including PS600,000 owed to the Football Association of Wales (FAW).