I had often heard him complain of the disproportion of his rank with his fortune; and I advised him to invest all he had in an annuity.
He had reserved from his annuity his family papers, his library, composed of five thousand volumes, and his famous breviary.
We should command an annuity of 175,000 livres.
Him to whom your excellency pays that little annuity.
I can still say it is a dream; a retired baker, my poor Benedetto, is rich—he has an annuity.
Well, you have an annuity.
"If you reach your home safely, leave Paris, leave France, and wherever you may be, so long as you conduct yourself well, I will send you a small annuity; for, if you return home safely, then"— "Then?" asked Caderousse, shuddering.
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The annuity does not increase with inflation.
The annuity is fixed and insured, but if the economy gets bad enough, the annuity can decrease.