Posted by Natty on July 04, 2004
1. What is the meaning of "had cleared their memory" in the following excerpt:
Christina was an orphan whose parents had died in debt. Nicholas, to Christina's everlasting gratitude, had cleared their memory...
"had cleared their memory"=?
2. Someone says that young men will sell even their soul for gold, and he emphasizes that by adding: "Young, to whom the world promises all things for gold."
What is the meaning of his addition?
Please say that in another words.
3. What is the meaning of the phrase:
"His creditors have agreed to look to me."