He's been in every prison on the Continent and has assassinated more persons than any gentleman unhung
. He always goes about with a bomb in his pocket, and of course it makes conversation a little difficult because if you don't agree with him he lays it on the table in a marked manner."
He "had" me indeed, and in a cleft stick; for who would ever absolve me, who would consent that I should go unhung
, if, by the faintest tremor of an overture, I were the first to introduce into our perfect intercourse an element so dire?
"There, old fellow," said he; "swallow that, and if you don't get some sleep the chemist who made it up is the greatest liar unhung
There is no greater devil unhung
in a general way, battening as he does upon human agony and flesh in the shape of slaves.
"If I am to meet with this wild ruffian it were better that five knights were sacrificed than fifty, for either number would be but a mouthful to that horrid horde of unhung
You have the honour of being sister to one of the greatest scoundrels unhung
; and, if I may venture to say so to a lady, you are in every respect quite worthy of him.
I've killed a robber, a usurer, a jackal, a blackmailer, the cleverest and the cruellest villain unhung
. I'm ready to hang for him.
And all the time I am the greatest cur unhung
!" (Tommy and Grizel 243).
But after its arrival, the bell remained in the belfry of the Catholic Chapel for years, unhung
, unrung, sitting in silence.
Men get appointed sometimes as policemen, who are no better than the unhung
villains who prowl about our streets at night for theft and robbery."
Left by their mothers in Cafe de Sade, before the unhung
portrait of a dead philosopher, they too never still and quiet, their faces gay with discovery, their work immense.
I say terrifying because, in our house, the mistletoe is still unhung
, the cards unwritten, the goose uncooked and where the hell are the lights for the tree.?