This was no calumny, and yet I remember well, somewhere far back in the late seventies, that the crew of that ship were, if anything, rather proud of her evil fame, as if they had been an utterly corrupt lot of desperadoes
glorying in their association with an atrocious creature.
And now I began to feel that I was neglecting my business, that since I had been so foolhardy as to come ashore with these desperadoes
, the least I could do was to overhear them at their councils, and that my plain and obvious duty was to draw as close as I could manage, under the favourable ambush of the crouching trees.
He fought with a savage abandon, and a vicious cruelty fully equal to that of his fellow desperadoes
They were rough-looking desperadoes
, with sun-blackened faces, and an immensity of beard; their wide short trousers were confined about the waist by belts, often clasped with a rough plate of gold, and sustaining always a long knife, and in some instances, a sword.
When Captain Sublette arrived, he urged to penetrate the swamp and storm the fort, but all hung back in awe of the dismal horrors of the place, and the danger of attacking such desperadoes
in their savage den.
A Man's World: Portraits: A Gallery of Fighters, Creators, Actors, and Desperadoes
Chisolm has a personal reason for taking the job and recruits a collection of desperadoes
and misfits to defend the goldmining town.
B team, Sacriston Desperadoes
and Brandon and Byshottles TTC, make their debuts in Division Four with the Desperadoes
looking to have the toughest task away to N.
Part of a series, this volume presents 108 examples of writings focused on outlaws and desperadoes
produced by the New Mexico Federal Writer's Project from its beginnings through its 1939 transformation into the New Mexico Writers' Program.
, who "prefer the thrill of buying to the security of having.
They include 80-something Cosmopolitan publisher Helen Gurley Brown, actress Isabella Rossellini and various models, gurus, body piercers and support-group desperadoes
, all of whom have some well-earned insight into the female form.
The 'this' in question is the world of tommy-guns, snap-brim fedoras and gardenias in the buttonhole, as done by the same people and formula that gave us Desperadoes
(The Sims with cowboy hats) and Robin of Sherwood (The Sims with bows and arrows).