And I am prepared to bet that on occasions they are less generous with their pence.
When she was dug out afterwards, the pence were found in her pocket.
But to see her face as he poured the shillings and sixpences and pence into her lap!
Already the Duke of St. James began to think of pounds, shillings, and pence.
And as they say, 'Take care of the pence, and the pounds will take care of themselves.'
An English shilling is 18 pence colonial, as against 12 pence in sterling.
Take care of the pence, and the pounds will take care of themselves.
Every proprietor who pays 15 pauls of taxes (75 pence) has a vote.
Pence Oiler, the ferryman, sat in the corner puffing at a cob pipe.
I did so, and collecting some pence, then asked him what I should do.