It was quite as good as an Insolvent Act, and infinitely more genteel.
The banking house of which he had been the head was insolvent.
Let us suppose that the estate is insolvent and cannot pay all of its debts in full.
An insolvent debtor had spit in his face; he bore it smilingly.
It would not be long before he found out we were insolvent, and—defaulters.
If he collected every cent due him he would be just as insolvent.
Why should not the insolvent wind up, and the solvent pay up?
But as fate would have it, he had to get himself declared as an Insolvent.
I should not have mentioned it to you if I had not thought that you were one of the insolvent yourself.
At Mac's suggestion I bought an insolvent monthly, and began to remodel it.