In a nebulous kind of way he began to understand that the girl had come to consult the firm about a breach-of-promise action.
She even hinted once—only once, but it was enough—at a breach-of-promise suit and damages.
A girl with money like you is just the subject for a breach-of-promise case.
And theyd all bring lawsuits and breach-of-promise acts against me, because I did let them the rooms.
He appeared to have reached high pressure or breach-of-promise point with some inmate of every cottage on the road.
No jury could have muleted him one cent for damages in a breach-of-promise case, and he knew it.
This was in 1632, and is undoubtedly the first breach-of-promise case that had occurred in the colony.
I'm no breach-of-promise lady—Chops and tomato sauce indeed!
That belongs to yellow-backed penny-dreadfuls and Sunday supplement tales of breach-of-promise suits.
David, old boy, this picture would make a good exhibit in a breach-of-promise suit.