But to misquote an old financial adage, the property market can remain irrational longer than you are prepared to remain homeless.
Now the hackers, with their reference to the 9/11 attacks, suggest they are prepared to kill.
But how many sleep-deprived nights are you prepared to spend in nightspots like Les Caves du Roy, Amnesia, or Billionaire?
We were prepared, certainly, for the story to continue to Season 2.
The tale perfectly encapsulates the Meyer aesthetic—look at all options and be prepared for all results.
He was not prepared with any answer, though he hotly resented every word of her accusation.
Sprinkle it over, while moist, with a little of my prepared down.
Bert said no more, but shook hands all around, and then prepared to start on.
The rehearsal had not prepared her for anything so realistic, and she was annoyed.
Humphry then made him lie down in his bed, while he prepared some soup and other food.
mid-15c., a back formation from preparation and in part from Middle French preparer (14c.), from Latin praeparare "make ready beforehand" (see preparation). Related: Prepared; preparing. Be prepared as the Boy Scouts' motto is attested from 1911.