In passing the coins their eyes met, and the mendicant started.
It would be a disgrace on my house to have him become a mendicant.
Oh, I'd forgive him all, and e'en his flight, Had only he not turned a mendicant.
In a way of speaking, this mendicant of Coney Island was perhaps of this class.
The order of scholars has ceased to be mendicant, vagabond, and eremite.