And yet how sadly we mismanage men, and misuse opportunities.
I can't conceive how he contrived to mismanage his affairs.'
I can't afford to send some bungler who'd mismanage and let the sand-hills devour a half a dozen of my best legions.
They are so simple in construction, that servants cannot mismanage them.
Oh, if these blundering men, who mismanage matters so, could but be made to hold their peace!
Would Durgan fail at the pinch and mismanage it so as to give the alarm?
Yet Themistokles, rather than allow an ignorant commander to mismanage the war against Persia, bribed him to lay down his office.
If the Assistant Commissioner wanted to mismanage this affair nothing, of course, could prevent him.
Take it, and you provide Jamie and yourself with a home, he has his freedom, and you can manage or mismanage him as you list.
And I am not going to stand by silently while you mismanage these sacred funds the way you have chosen to do in recent months.