This young snob was just of age - he was six or seven thousand of his days old - say two million
of our years - and he had all the puppy airs that belong to that time of life - that turning-point when a person has got over being a boy and yet ain't quite a man exactly.
Thomas Sanders sold his stock for somewhat less than a million
dollars, and presently lost most of it in a Colorado gold mine.
I would rather lie dead beside her there than live on Earth all those millions
of terrible miles from her.
Well, out of the five or six millions
which form your real capital, you have just lost nearly two millions
, which must, of course, in the same degree diminish your credit and fictitious fortune; to follow out my simile, your skin has been opened by bleeding, and this if repeated three or four times will cause death -- so pay attention to it, my dear Monsieur Danglars.
Halfacre's bonds, notes, mortgages, and other liabilities, making a sum total that amounted to the odd six hundred thousand dollars; this still left him, however, a handsome paper balance of two millions
I could find Jews who would be willing to lend me a million
The nation numbers only eight hundred thousand souls, and there is poverty and misery and mendacity enough among them to furnish forty millions
and be liberal about it.
Equally right or wrong is he who says that Napoleon went to Moscow because he wanted to, and perished because Alexander desired his destruction, and he who says that an undermined hill weighing a million
tons fell because the last navvy struck it for the last time with his mattock.
Forty Mile men told the story of his two tons of flour, and made calculations of what it had returned him that ranged from half a million
to a million
But he looked across a million
years, at two mad creatures who had slipped the leach of the generations and who were back in the darkness of spawning life ere dawning intelligence had modified the chemistry of such life to softness of consideration.
France assembled a force of a hundred thousand on the boundary between her unfortunate colony and China, and China sent down an army of militia-soldiers a million
He described the international organization of the socialists that united the million
and a half in the United States with the twenty-three millions
and a half in the rest of the world.