offering


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When they had made their offerings and had drunk each as much as he was minded, Minerva and Telemachus were for going on board their ship, but Nestor caught them up at once and stayed them.
As he mixed the wine, he prayed much and made drink offerings to Minerva, daughter of Aegis-bearing Jove.
Then Achilles took his seat facing Ulysses against the opposite wall, and bade his comrade Patroclus offer sacrifice to the gods; so he cast the offerings into the fire, and they laid their hands upon the good things that were before them.
The offering of a reward like this, if it emanates from the source which I suspect that it does, gives a solid foundation to my theories.
In a Rule 144A offering, an investment bank or syndicate of investment banks purchases the securities from the company and then resells the securities to investors at a higher price.