queen's shilling quotes

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Happy the Man, who void of Cares and Strife,
In Silken, or in Leathern Purse retains
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A shilling life will give you all the facts:
How Father beat him, how he ran away,
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The reputation of generosity is to be purchased pretty cheap; it does not depend so much upon a man's general expense, as it does ...
Morgan: From tonight you shall get a penny for every mark on your face, sixpence for a bloody nose, a shilling for a black eye, an ...
I ain't seen the king's face on a shilling for so long I've forgotten which George it is.
When your house is on fire, you can't be bothered with the neighbors. Or, as we say in chess, if your king is under attack you don ...
There is no intrinsic worth in money but what is alterable with the times, and whether a guinea goes for twenty pounds or for a sh ...
With one hand he put
A penny in the urn of poverty,
And with the other took a shilling out.
This is the village where the funeral
Stilted its dusty march over deep ruts
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Why should a blacksmith put his hands in the fire if he has tongs?
She was paradigmatic of those fat, gigantic women in Londo
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