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I was already aware that in the whaling business they paid no wages; but all hands, including the captain, received certain shares of the profits called lays, and that these lays were proportioned to the degree of importance pertaining to the respective duties of the ship's company.
Campbell is a merchant and banker, and had had little experience in dealing with matters pertaining to education.
What was the agony of the unfortunate Boxtel on seeing the windows of the new story set out with bulbs and seedlings of tulips for the border, and tulips in pots; in short, with everything pertaining to the pursuits of a tulip-monomaniac!
Presently officers and slaves commenced to traverse the corridor on matters pertaining to their duties, and then came the emperor, scowling and wrathful.
In the broad sense it includes everything pertaining to the author's spirit and point of view--almost everything which is here being discussed.
My temperament, in matters pertaining to solid land, is the temperament of leisurely movement, of deliberate gait.
Whatever Becky's private plan might be by which Dobbin's true love was to be crowned with success, the little woman thought that the secret might keep, and indeed, being by no means so much interested about anybody's welfare as about her own, she had a great number of things pertaining to herself to consider, and which concerned her a great deal more than Major Dobbin's happiness in this life.
Look you then for the teeth of this creatur'," interrupted the trapper, who was bent on convincing a man who had presumed to enter into competition with himself, in matters pertaining to the wilds, of gross ignorance; "turn the piece round and find your inside-overs.
While taking up a public petition of Meher Mohammad Waqar pertaining to PMs Package for the families of government servant who die in service, the Committee was informed that the Prime Minster has constituted a committee to re-examine the policy for the death benefits keeping in view the financial implications and the package notified on 20th October, 2014 was held in abeyance.
PESHAWAR -- Administrator Municipal Corporation, Syed Zafar Ali Shah, has announced zero tolerance pertaining to encroachments in the city and said the shopkeepers should not keep stuff outside of their shops.
They will help visitors understand the law pertaining to any real estate topic including buying or selling a home, foreclosure, property taxes, property deeds, real estate warranties, insurance, and easement disputes.
Tenders are invited for Legal Services Pertaining to the Endangered Species Act