However, in the end he got his safe- conduct, and all would have been well if, on leaving Gazara, he had not overpaid
- "The Life and Death of Richard Yea-and-Nay", Maurice Hewlett.
" This is for four pictures, not two," he said, shaking his head; and then, with his characteristic conceit, he added: " Well, some years hence the world shall not call them overpaid.
- "Lucretia, Complete", Edward Bulwer-Lytton.
" There," I cried, kissing her twice, " now I'm overpaid."
- "A Day Of Fate", E. P. Roe.