It was out of this period that there emerged Giddy, the gigolo.
A gigolo, generally speaking, is a man who lives off women's money.
The gigolo's face, as he bowed before her, was impassive, inscrutable.
The gigolo's face, as he took it, was not more inscrutable than Mary's as she watched him take it.
She did not look at the gigolo, but out, across the blue Mediterranean, ...