You don't take a ha'porth of interest in bullion- broking,
a subject of which I believe you to remain profoundly ignorant.
- "Allan and the Holy Flower", H. Rider Haggard.
Tom's father is a broker, and Tom is by way of being a broker too, though I doubt if he is broking
- "The Major", Ralph Connor.
His eyes at that moment were critically bent on a group of Berliners, men of the commercial and stock- broking
class, who, with their wives, had arrived a couple of nights before.
- "Delia Blanchflower", Mrs. Humphry Ward.