Once more I am counting the coppers, living on the ragged edge.
O Khalid, have you forgotten that these “coppers” are the minions of Tammany?
I know for certain that these coppers are after Fantômas to-night!
At all events, I don't mean to let the 'coppers' nab me this time.
Monse and monse I walked about night and day, and the bleedin' coppers was allus on to me.
That doesn't matter; it's of no more importance than the coppers you give to crossing-sweepers.
There were some coppers in her purse, but she had forgotten to bring that.
Once or twice she contrived accidentally that the sixpence should be in coppers.
Certainly the coppers were an annoyance; but if the coppers could be carried, the annoyance could be borne.
As he proceeded I began to soften, and concluded to give the coppers.