Otherwise she must have believed them the most hopeless assortment of reprobates and ne'er-do-wells
in the world, with veritable slaves and martyrs for wives.
It means, to my thinking," said Levin, who was beginning to get warm, "that among eighty millions of people there can always be found not hundreds, as now, but tens of thousands of people who have lost caste, ne'er-do-wells, who are always ready to go anywhere--to Pogatchev's bands, to Khiva, to Serbia.
I tell you that it's not a case of hundreds or of ne'er-do-wells, but the best representatives of the people
Big Bang Generation is a kneeknocking race to stop the end of the universe by Peter's Doctor and a group of ne'er-do-wells
, who include a boy who looks like a dog and an alien with grasshopper legs.
He flees his friend's murderer and ends up in Railstop, a shantytown in Montana Territory that's populated by ne'er-do-wells
, shady ladies, and a maniacal cat named MaryBelle.
Politicians who demand compassion for Whitmore and other ne'er-do-wells
banged up abroad should bear one thing in mind: plenty of their constituents agree with the punishment doled out - and long to see similar sentences and prison conditions in our own country.
Most of the partons have been coming here for years and the patrons are a mix of locals, fishermen and shrimpers, college students, ne'er-do-wells
, and misguided tourists, but.
I've even put my own home in the book, when one of the ne'er-do-wells
enters the lobby - I thought that safer than featuring one of the neighbour's houses.
They also worry that local ne'er-do-wells
will parade Suarez menacingly on a lead as some sort of sick status symbol.
As the brothers travel to the gold-filled Sierra foothills, they encounter a witch, a bear, violent fur trappers, and other ne'er-do-wells
as they start to question their own career paths.
The Wall Street Journal has dismissed demonstrators as "a collection of ne'er-do-wells
raging against Wall Street, or something.
This murky and meretricious beloved, who comes from a frumpy family ("This sister's kids smelled like pets"), soon finds other ne'er-do-wells
of more interest than her huddled husband.