After much discussion, they agreed on the wording: I understand you have an interest in the Lucky Pup mine in Ouray County, Colorado and may be anxious about what was found therein. In 1788 Lieutenant Bligh of the "Bounty" spent some time at Tahiti, to which island the historical interest now passes. 6.

The important mystery mentioned by the Rhetor, though it aroused his curiosity, did not seem to him essential, and the second aim, that of purifying and regenerating himself, did not much interest him because at that moment he felt with delight that he was already perfectly cured of his former faults and was ready for all that was good. Two medieval castles rise above the town, and there are some churches of interest. 2. After all, he'd shown no real interest in her, aside from sleeping with her. Apart from the great interest of his philosophical work, Lazarus was pre-eminent among the Jews of the so-called Semitic domination in Germany. To them the words of Miloradovich seem very interesting, and so do their surmises and the rewards this or that general received; but the question of those fifty thousand men who were left in hospitals and in graves does not even interest them, for it does not come within the range of their investigation. His interest also in public matters was incessant, especially ecclesiastical questions, and such as bore upon the social welfare and moral improvement of the masses.

Now why do you suppose he'd interest them? In addition, the communes have a right to levy a, surtax not exceeding 50% of the quota levied by the state upon lands and buildings; a family tax, or fuocatico, upon the total incomes of families, which, for fiscal purposes, are divided into various categories; a tax based upon the rent-value of houses, and other taxes upon cattle, horses, dogs, carriages and servants; also on licences for shopkeepers, hotel and restaurant keepers, &c.; on the slaughter of animals, stamp duties, one-half of the tax on bicycles, &c. Occasional sources of interest are found in the sale of communal property, the realization of communal credits, and the contraction of debt. What's the Dawkinses' interest in all this? Prince Andrew spoke with some animation and interest only of the new homestead he was constructing and its buildings, but even here, while on the scaffolding, in the midst of a talk explaining the future arrangements of the house, he interrupted himself: In the midst of this conversation, which was beginning to interest Napoleon, Berthier's eyes turned to look at a general with a suite, who was galloping toward the knoll on a lathering horse. But if the epithet is intended to designate an animal that takes an interest in its rider so far as a beast can, that in some way understands his intentions, or shares them in a subordinate fashion, that obeys from a sort of submissive or halffellow-feeling' with his master, like the horse or elephant, then I say that the camel is by no means docile - very much the contrary. The interest accruing from it is added to the yearly sustentation contributions, and forms a central fund for ministerial support. When her son Randy, visiting Bird Song over his Christmas college break, had expressed an interest in the sport, she had a fit. The new pope, who while bishop of Imole had evinced a certain interest in Liberalism, was a kindly man, of inferior intelligence, who thought that all difficulties could be settled with a little good-will, some reforms and a political amnesty.

interest (n): a desire to want to know or learn. for Maldon (1790-1826) and Okehampton (1826-1830), who had done great service during the French War as colonel of the Essex militia. (great, passionate, strong, real, special, particular, serious) In November 1895 he himself formed a cabinet of a pronouncedly radical type, the main interest of which was attached to its fall, as the result of a constitutional crisis arising from the persistent refusal of the senate to vote supply. "What happened to you?"

Ninety-five percent of the time her decisions put his best interest to mind – even above her own. The authorized colonial loans, omitting Algeria and Tunisia, during the period 1884f 904 amounted to 19,200,000, the sums paid for interest and sinking funds on loans varying from 600,000 to 800,000 a year. 4. One remarkable discovery, however, of general interest, was the outcome of a long series of delicate weighings and minute experimental care in the determination of the relative density of nitrogen gas - undertaken in order to determine the atomic weight of nitrogen - namely, the discovery of argon, the first of a series of new substances, chemically inert, which occur, some only in excessively minute quantities, as constituents of the 1 The barony was created at George IV. But at least you had my best interest in mind. You could say they were used for leverage if the country trounced too far on our generosity or refused to take into account our national interest when they acted up. The first, a religious romance of remarkable interest, may owe its preservation to the charm of its style, the others to the accident that they were attributed by mistake to a famous apostle. All Rights Reserved. It appears so to us because we see only the general historic interest of that time and do not see all the personal human interests that people had. She sent to Bartlesville for information on the pediatrics ward and hinted at interest in a job there. Jennifer, ignorant to the significance of the second entrance, expressed little interest in the opening. So long as we felt his loving presence and knew that he took a watchful interest in our work, fraught with so many difficulties, we could not be discouraged. Finally, it is of some interest to note that Chr. There was little interest in another round of Monopoly. Of this character are the expenditures necessary for maintenance of way, for general administration and for interest on capital borrowed, which are almost independent of the total amount of business done, and quite independent of any individual piece of business. The ruins still visible on the site bear the name of Palaea Fokia, but they are of little interest. There's no one to interest himself for him. Additionally, his agenda was questionable—his interest was more in a reward than anything else.

The majority of them are addressed to Mersenne, and deal with problems of physics, musical theory (in which he took a special interest), and mathematics. The crown paid the landlord in obligations representing the capitalized rent, and the peasants had to pay the crown, for forty-nine years, 6% interest on this capital. The archaeological interest of Aegina is centred in the well-known temple on the ridge near the northern corner of the island. In Portland's architecture, both public and private, there is much that is excellent; and there are a number of buildings of historic interest. If they pay the tax from a mistaken interest in the individual taxed, to save his property, or prevent his going to jail, it is because they have not considered wisely how far they let their private feelings interfere with the public good. The cura tori or curatoli (factors) receive 40 a year, with a slight interest in the profits; the stockmen hardly earn in money and kind 13; the muleteers and underworkmen get between 5 to 8, plus firewood, bread and oil; irregular workmen have even lower wages, with a daily distribution of bread, salt and oil. She didn't know how much time she had before Xander's interest became too hard to shake. The Narrenschiff of Sebastian Brant was essentially German in conception and treatment, but his hundred and thirteen types of fools possessed, nevertheless, universal interest. - Simple interest is paid… It was strange how he could blush at praise, but watch with unabashed interest while she nursed their child. The sounds of sparring in the courtyard drew no interest this morning. It will be regarded as interest payments on the accumulated riches of one thousand years of technical and material progress. Or why they were here in the first place, as they expressed zero interest in the beauty of the area; Ouray's main attraction. We understand that you can, in theory, save and save and save and then live off the interest of your savings forever. The controversy as to the nature of his religious opinions, arising as it did chiefly out of his connexion with the Encyclopaedia, has no longer any living interest now that the Encyclopaedists generally have ceased to be regarded with unqualified suspicion by those who count themselves orthodox. To some extent, we have this in the form of high taxes on cigarettes, which are seen to have negative externalities, and a home interest deduction on income taxes, as home ownership is viewed as having positive social good.

Under the heading "Remarks" are noted (for vessels with sail power) making, shortening and trimming sails; and (for all ships) employment of crew, times of passing prominent landmarks, altering of course, and any subject of interest and FIG. ".

The total cost was $10, 000, plus 14%, 16. The prin­cipal located the boy, who willingly answered Dean's questions once he learned his own activities were of no interest to the police.

Some people don't know the difference between being friendly and indicating personal interest. That the godling with the hormones of a teen might have more of an interest in the girl never crossed Xander's mind. Institutions possessing a special character are the monti frumentarii, public grain deposits, founded for the purpose of supplying peasant proprietors with seed corn, debts being paid in kind with interest after harvest. And, if I don't try to get you out of here, she'll still take you and your baby's souls. It was clear that he thought it necessary to interest himself in Bolkonski. Jonathan's interest in horses was genuine.

Blind Carabidae form a large proportion of cave dwelling beetles, and several species of great interest live between tide-marks along the seashore. Do your parents take an interest in your friends? Under the stress of the appalling financial conditions represented by chronic deficit, crushing taxation, the heavy expenditure necessary for the consolidation of the kingdom, the reform of the army and the interest on the pontifical debt, Sella, on the 11th of December 1871, exposed to parliament the financial situation in all its nakedness. They do not represent the opinions of YourDictionary.com. The three large stones known as "The King's Grave," a hill-fort, and cairns are of interest to the antiquary. She found it difficult to sustain the children's, 11.