This style of hosiery having been adopted by and associated with vagrants and other down and outs, it was inevitable that toe rag would be used figuratively to describe those whom the speaker finds beneath contempt. One of the earliest examples of this usage is to be found in Thomas Frost’s Circus Life and Circus Celebrities, published in 1875; “toe rags is another expression of contemptusedchiefly by the lower grades of circus men, and the acrobats who stroll about the country, performing at fairs.” D H Lawrence, in a letter in 1912, wrote, “Remember, whatever toe rag I may be personally, I am the person she livanted with. So you be careful.” And Harold Pinter, in The Caretaker from 1960, included the line “All them toe rags, mate, got the manners of pigs.”.
Your insistence on taking buses to restaurants in order to save on parking fees. Except when we go to Morgans and you get to park free in the spacious lot outside. Come to think of it, taking me to Morgans is the only smart thing you ever did. However, those who selected the site faltered on this count! Initially it was obscured behind the thick jungle, dominated by the Paper Mulberry trees and the national flag flying at such height was only fleetingly visible to commuters and that too only when it was fluttering on strong enough wind currents.Now, with the new constructed at Garden Avenue intersection, it has become almost hidden and hardly anybody notices its presence. And the spot is hardly visited by anybody in particular because there is hardly anything else worth even a stop.One really wonders as to why the people in the CDA ignored selecting a much better site for the display of such a remarkable feat? The most suitable site for the installation of this giant flag pole with, probably, country largest flag flying atop, would have been somewhere close to the Monument atop Shakarparian hillock.Or, at the southern end of the Constitution Avenue, at the junction of Enlai Avenue where a rusting globe now stands, leaning at a precarious angle (or at least it was till some time back), threatening to roll over anytime. Or, in the historic Jasmine Garden the first public park of Islamabad.
Then she was sick. So sick. Time was filled with prayers and tears. Denise J. Rowell, 58, of Sallisaw, Okla. Is facing two counts of felony possession of a controlled substance with the purpose to deliver, one count of trafficking a controlled substance, and two counts of possession of drug paraphernalia.