And now this levy for home defence had swept the farms clean.
Their last attempt was to levy a duty upon the things that were re-embarked.
He pushed the dice aside and rose to release Levy from his bonds.
Kindly and well-meant advice, but Levy would have none of it.
Levy hardly knew him for the shy, taciturn playfellow of his boyhood.
Levy could think of but one reason for such a strange command.
Nor was Levy's trust in the justice of his country unfounded.
They were going quietly, stopping to levy contributions at the villages on the way.
A native chief came in with a levy of ninety native coolies.
But, Señor, I should be sorry to have you think we levy blackmail indiscriminately.