The gormandizing powers of this worthy were, at first, matters of surprise and merriment to the travellers; but they soon became too serious for a joke, threatening devastation to the fleshpots
; and he was regarded askance, at his meals, as a regular kill-crop, destined to waste the substance of the party.
The frizzle-headed man-eaters were loath to leave their fleshpots
so long as the harvest of human carcases was plentiful.
Lass but not least, all thorns have to be removed from fleshpot
But the grunt work behind McCoy's spiralling numbers is chiefly done far from the fleshpot
Allowing a proliferation of lap dancing clubs risks giving it an unfair reputation as a fleshpot
Rio de Janeiro, like cities across southeast Asia, has all the ingredients it needs to turn into a 24-hour global fleshpot
: good weather; foreign visitors and poverty.
One of the chief fascinations of the exhibition was its documentation of Tijuana's extraordinary transformation, since 1980, from tourist fleshpot
to dynamic industrial metropolis.
Singapore today is a far cry from the kind of colonial fleshpot
Coward and Somerset Maugham enjoyed, but enough of the old city remains to give a sense of their time.
Ascot's chief executive Charles Barnett, who has overseen the fleshpot
that is ladies' day at Aintree's Grand National meeting in the past, said: "We've worked extensively with experts in the world of fashion to define better what formal dress means, and assisting everyone in understanding what is expected and, we believe, cherished about the dress code at Royal Ascot."
There was the time he asked natives in a colonial fleshpot
if they "still had spears" or warned a British student abroad that he'd go all "pot-bellied" like the locals if he didn't watch his diet.
Torn off a strip by Roberto Mancini, facing a fine of two weeks' wages for his late-night trip to a Liverpool fleshpot
on Thursday, and having been axed from his national squad, he was still chosen to lead the City line.
His club will be the loser in the mucky menage a trois of Peter Stringfellow's fleshpot
and the anything-goes atmosphere of new cabaret nightclub The Box.