He had only to make the date at which the loan expired coincide with the date of his marriage, and there was his father-in-law's money at his disposal, or at his wife's disposal--which meant the same thing.
It was simply a question of preserving his credit by means which were legitimately at his disposal. Within the lax limits of mercantile morality, Richard Turlington had a conscience.
But I am at his disposal. He arranges the business just as he pleases."
"I imagine your cousin brought you down with him chiefly for the sake of having someone at his disposal. I wonder he does not marry, to secure a lasting convenience of that kind.
The new doctor declined to give any definite opinion on the case until he had studied it carefully with plenty of time at his disposal
. It had been accordingly arranged that he should remove Miserrimus Dexter to the asylum of which he was the proprietor as soon as the preparations for receiving the patient could be completed.
The point is this, that a creator of new values meets with his surest and strongest obstacles in the very spirit of the language which is at his disposal
. Words, like all other manifestations of an evolving race, are stamped with the values that have long been paramount in that race.