It's very apt to set him off with the same energy in a much worse direction," answered Fisher; "a pretty endless sort of direction, a bottomless pit
as deep as the bottomless well.
Although the boy had told me that it was but ten feet to the floor below I experienced the same thrills as though I were hanging above a bottomless pit
These papers are delivered to a set of artists, very dexterous in finding out the mysterious meanings of words, syllables, and letters: for instance, they can discover a close stool, to signify a privy council; a flock of geese, a senate; a lame dog, an invader; the plague, a standing army; a buzzard, a prime minister; the gout, a high priest; a gibbet, a secretary of state; a chamber pot, a committee of grandees; a sieve, a court lady; a broom, a revolution; a mouse-trap, an employment; a bottomless pit
, a treasury; a sink, a court; a cap and bells, a favourite; a broken reed, a court of justice; an empty tun, a general; a running sore, the administration.
The bay was like a bottomless pit
of intense light.
Into what a bottomless pit
has my lust after gold plunged me.
We all know the NHS isn't a bottomless pit
and can't afford everything for everyone, sans social revolution.
Far-reaching changes are needed to keep the National Health Service free at the point of delivery and this means users have to be more mindful of the way they use the service, and those who work in the service must realise that taxpayer-funding is not a bottomless pit
A "real Budget", rather than pouring money into a bottomless pit
, would focus on housing, parenting, nutrition and New Zealand's appalling rate of imprisonment, the end result of the former not being addressed, she said.
The penny finally dropped that I wasn't a bottomless pit
of cash and I had to work hard to earn money.
He panders to the idea that there is a bottomless pit
of money available for all the benefits, the NHS and infrastructure developments he'd like to see
In most cases this includes repayment of the original sum, plus interest, but I feel once you start this process of borrowing, you are simply digging yourself into a bottomless pit
, as debt will always haunt you.
Obviously the NHS does not have a bottomless pit
Quite clearly our new crime commissioner has not learned any lessons from his past years as a councillor as he still believes that council taxpayers are a bottomless pit
The EU's financial resources are not unlimited, and it is irresponsible to throw money in a bottomless pit
," stated the German Finance Minister.
Nova Makedonija carries an article about the verbal war between Greece and Germany and cites German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schable comparing Greece to a bottomless pit
and raising serious doubts that the leadership in Athens would implement the austerity measures that Europe demands of Greece.