Two circumstances are particularly objected to us; the nonpayment of our debts, and the want of energy in our government.
On the nonpayment of our debts to foreign nations he was particularly strong.
If he has not, it is possible that my letters to him may still arrive in season to prevent the protests for nonpayment.
If you reduce us to bankruptcy here, by a nonpayment of your drafts, consider the consequences.
The bombardment of unfortified and undefended towns and places for the nonpayment of ransom is forbidden.