Yet, in buying Goods, ’tis best to pay ready Money, because… Those who pay for what they buy upon Credit, pay their Share of this Advance. He that pays ready Money, escapes or may escape that Charge.
I have bought a property in the country for a good round sum, Caecilianus; and ask you to lend me a thousand. Won’t you give me an answer? I fancy from your silence you are saying, “You won’t pay it back.” That is just why I am asking for it, Caecilianus.