"You'll go on here to the end of your days, working for a pittance," he objected.
The thought of going back to a pittance a year sickened him.
What with Paliser Place, its upkeep and the rest of it, it must be a pittance.
One as rich as he is known to be will not object to a pittance like that.
A pittance of money is obtained, and then they search for a man.
No man but O'Connor would have worked as editor for the pittance you paid him.
I might have a pittance instead of a fortune, but I should not have to fear want.
What must be the fate of those whose dependence was upon such a pittance!
How could you do it with that pittance of an allowance of yours?
The slave's share was not a pittance, but much more like the lion's share.