Herdegen's ransom

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  • In the matter of my lord Herdegen's ransom there are many obstacles. Cited from Margery, by Georg Ebers, v7
  • I made good my friend's payment of Herdegen's ransom to the last farthing; yet what pressed me most hardly, so long as my brother lived, was his housekeeping; few indeed in Nuremberg could have spent more. Cited from Margery, by Georg Ebers, v8
  • I told her truly that I had not; and then bid her rejoice with me, inasmuch as that all the price of Herdegen's ransom had been paid and, best of all, that we had good tidings of our brothers' well-being. Cited from Margery, by Georg Ebers, v8
  • He had heard of the great sum needed for Herdegen's ransom, and he now came to assure me of the warm friendship he had ever cherished for his old school-mate, and that he had it in his power to create the means of releasing him from bondage. Cited from Margery, by Georg Ebers, v8
  • Hereupon, in fulfilment of my purpose yestereve, I made it my hard duty to carry the evil tidings to the old baron, and humbly to remind him of his promise to take care for Herdegen's ransom. Cited from Margery, by Georg Ebers, v7
  • And then he was of better cheer, and of his own free will he minded me of his promise to pay certain moneys for Herdegen's ransom; and all this he spoke full lovingly and my heart overflowed with true and fervent thankfulness, so that I took his thin hand and kissed it. Cited from Margery, by Georg Ebers, v7