irredeemables

irredeemables

(ˌɪrɪˈdiːməbəlz)
pl n
undated government or debenture stock
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An air of stern, deep, and irredeemable gloom hung over and pervaded all.
Mr Pyke and Mr Pluck sat drinking hard in the next room, now and then varying the monotonous murmurs of their conversation with a half-smothered laugh, while the young lord-- the only member of the party who was not thoroughly irredeemable, and who really had a kind heart--sat beside his Mentor, with a cigar in his mouth, and read to him, by the light of a lamp, such scraps of intelligence from a paper of the day, as were most likely to yield him interest or amusement.