Bill did not belong to the extended fraternity of scapegraces.
How was he to expect to administer discipline to all the scapegraces of Willoughby?
Most of the Irish of that class are scapegraces—drink, steal, and lie like the devil.
The offer of reward for evidence against the scapegraces also vouchsafes a pardon to the informant.
Scapegraces are boys who, being mischievously ...