The scoundrel is again at our heels!
"He was a thief and a scoundrel," Harold added.
"Mr. O'Connor is a scoundrel," Dean replied.
And he's a scoundrel, a wretch-- that's a fact!
This man, Vereshchagin, is the scoundrel by whose doing Moscow is perishing.
And the scoundrel Rostopchin was punished by an order to burn down his houses.
"You're a scoundrel and a blackguard, and I don't know what deprives me from the pleasure of smashing your head with this!" said Pierre, expressing himself so artificially because he was talking French.
There now, you turned Metivier out by the scruff of his neck because he is a Frenchman and a scoundrel, but our ladies crawl after him on their knees.
He found some scoundrel of a painter...
"And what has become of that scoundrel?" he asked Denisov.
Does he think me a scoundrel, or an old fool who, without any reason, keeps his own daughter at a distance and attaches this Frenchwoman to himself?
Then why was that scoundrel admitted?
He owed the scoundrel nothing.
"Scoundrel, what are you doing?" shouted the innkeeper, rushing to the cook.
"Such an insolent scoundrel!" he cried, growing hot again at the mere recollection of him.
"It can't be helped It happens to everyone!" said the son, with a bold, free, and easy tone, while in his soul he regarded himself as a worthless scoundrel whose whole life could not atone for his crime.
The influence he gained at length aroused the anxiety of the authorities, and in May 1881 a certain Abu Saud, a notorious scoundrel, was sent to Abba Island to bring the sheikh to Khartum.
ridiculous to describe the idle and courteous voluptuary as being a dark and designing scoundrel, capable of murder if it would serve his ambition.
"There will be less panic and less gossip," ran the broadsheet "but I will stake my life on it that scoundrel will not enter Moscow."
scoundrel called Jack who one dark night tricked the Devil into climbing an apple tree.
Ascertainable fact concerning Eustace is less picturesque, but enough is known to show that he was an adventurous and unscrupulous scoundrel.
He felt helpless and ineffective in dealing with this scoundrel who dared grope his wife in Dean's own house!
impudent scoundrel who had taken hold of my arm came up and began to speak to the chamberlain in German.
refuge of the scoundrel " .
Some of us tried to catch it, thinking some scoundrel was playing a wicked trick upon us.
He won't put his own neck on the line, he's a conniving little scoundrel, " Redfern adds.
But directly afterward the impudent scoundrel who had taken hold of my arm came up and began to speak to the chamberlain in German.
On 1st March, Gonzalez resigned describing Sprague as " an unconscionable scoundrel " Rudd retired from Congress in January, 1987.
I drew myself up, and looking at him scornfully said, " You insolent scoundrel!
Guy became internationally renowned after penning the smash hit Angels for pop scoundrel Robbie Williams in 1997.
unconscionable scoundrel " Rudd retired from Congress in January, 1987.
The eldest son Giacomo was a riotous, dishonest young scoundrel, who cheated his own father and even attempted to murder him (1595).
Theodahad, notwithstanding a varnish of literary culture, was a coward and a scoundrel.
It's a shame for a soldier to steal; a soldier must be honest, honorable, and brave, but if he robs his fellows there is no honor in him, he's a scoundrel.
He said it was " the last refuge of the scoundrel ".
Another tale tells of a scoundrel called Jack who one dark night tricked the Devil into climbing an apple tree.
He wo n't put his own neck on the line, he 's a conniving little scoundrel, Redfern adds.
I drew myself up, and looking at him scornfully said, You insolent scoundrel !
Disgrace the whole regiment because of one scoundrel?
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