Origin of shove-ha'penny
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They deserve every penny and more: booking a four week tour is a huge job.
“Every single witness is inadmissible, hearsay, triple-hearsay,” said assistant state attorney Penny Brill in court yesterday.Did Pablo Escobar Frame a Millionaire for Murdering Banana-Shipping Money Launderers?|Jacqui Goddard|November 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She regressed to the mental state of a toddler lost in a J.C. Penny department store.How Aidy Bryant Stealthily Became Your Favorite ‘Saturday Night Live’ Star|Kevin Fallon|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In 2009, when a military doctor finally diagnosed her husband with the condition, she says, “that was the big a-ha moment.”
I lay there and thrashed about and all I could hear was my father and ‘ha, ha, ha’.
In 1603 it was ordered that one quart of best ale, or two of small, should be sold for one penny.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
The old postman says it was insufficiently addressed, or it 'ud ha' been here by first post.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
Ha—assure you we quite understand; no necessity to say another word about it.
This is not the first time in history when the lack of a ha'porth of tar has spoilt the ship of State.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
Since the end of 1847, not a penny has come into his own pocket either through piano-playing and conducting, or through teaching.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay