loafer


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Some of them kinds of loafers never has a cent in the world, nor a chaw of tobacco of their own.
As a loafer I shall never be original, as I take it that you are.
The whole party examined the new comer with the interest with which a set of loafers in a rainy day usually examine every newcomer.
The amphitheatre was packed, from the bull-ring to the highest row - twelve thousand people in one circling mass, one slanting, solid mass - royalties, nobles, clergy, ladies, gentlemen, state officials, generals, admirals, soldiers, sailors, lawyers, thieves, merchants, brokers, cooks, housemaids, scullery-maids, doubtful women, dudes, gamblers, beggars, loafers, tramps, American ladies, gentlemen, preachers, English ladies, gentlemen, preachers, German ditto, French ditto, and so on and so on, all the world represented: Spaniards to admire and praise, foreigners to enjoy and go home and find fault - there they were, one solid, sloping, circling sweep of rippling and flashing color under the downpour of the summer sun - just a garden, a gaudy, gorgeous flower-garden
Isaacs will be shouting 'genius' to his loafers at the bar.
I know them steps, 'avin' 'ad to carry the boxes up with three loafers what come round to earn a copper.
Among these were a couple of cyclists, a jobbing gardener I employed sometimes, a girl carrying a baby, Gregg the butcher and his little boy, and two or three loafers and golf caddies who were accustomed to hang about the railway station.
This to a butcher's boy, a maid, and one or two loafers who had collected.
He hangs about outside the shop until he has succeeded in attracting the attention of all the loafers in the neighborhood and has aroused strong suspicions in the mind of the policeman on the beat.
It only means that another lot of lazy loafers will make a good thing out of the working classes.
A group of loafers upon the pavements, all staring up at a particular window, directed me to the house which I had come to see.
Yes, that God gives to those who take trouble, but not to loafers, lie-abeds, or fools.