And it is a good place, the only safe place for wastrels such as I, the only refuge from my enemy.
"The Lowest Rung" by Mary Cholmondeley
Coorse they're safe, bad luck to the young wastrels!
"The Manxman A Novel - 1895" by Hall Caine
I am no longer a wastrel, no longer poor and obscure.
"The Bronze Eagle" by Emmuska Orczy, Baroness Orczy
They had penetrated the fringe of a gathering composed largely of weedy youths and wastrel old men.
"The Convert" by Elizabeth Robins
In reality, he is a first-rate wastrel.
"The Strange Case of Mortimer Fenley" by Louis Tracy
It was only then that he realized fully the merits of the wastrel Phineas McPhail.
"The Rough Road" by William John Locke
And yet ... the drunken wastrel had been a man of mark once, and earned his thousands.
"The Dop Doctor" by Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
The man who throws life away before he has done with it, dear, is a wastrel.
"The Double Four" by E. Phillips Oppenheim
We must (i) inject into these wastrels the feeling of responsibility and (ii) prevent the children from dying of starvation.
"Literary Tours in The Highlands and Islands of Scotland" by Daniel Turner Holmes
Too many were wastrels, cutting adrift from a blighted past.
"The Red River Colony" by Louis Aubrey Wood
And I'll go seek through moor and dale
A flower that wastrel winds caress;
The bud is red and the leaves pale,
The name of it Forgetfulness.
"A Western Voyage" by James Elroy Flecker
Let us infest the Lintel of the Gloam
And chase the Steeds from Morning's Hippodrome,
And let Aurora's wastrel Wanderings be
A good Excuse to stay away from Home.
"The Rubáiyát of Omar Khayyám Jr." by Wallace Irwin