No,” said Polly, wondering why he should want to tell them how he made “his old money.
We come here to get a pledge from old Money Bags, and what does he do?
In 1830 Belgium was separated from Holland, and it was not till 1844 that the recoining of the old money was seriously undertaken.
But the milled money soon came to be scarce, and the old money grew constantly worse.
This morning I asked my maid, an elderly woman, if she remembered the old money we had four years ago.
"To think of that old money bags," he was going to say, but pulled himself up in time.
It is clear that it was an urgent matter if the Countess also went herself to the old money lender.