Here have I found that which shames and bankrupts the Ideal!
My last was about Basinghall Street, attorneys, and bankrupts.
Some bankrupts have paid their debts, like honest men, with them.
I held, for some years, the office of commissioner of bankrupts, with about 60l.
There were unfortunates who had to pay security debts for bankrupts.
Ah, every moment adds a suitor hope To th' bankrupts in my heart.
Bankrupts, attorneys, and men of desperate fortunes are his colleagues.
So that little in the way of entertaining is to be expected from the bankrupts.
At least, the jolliest fellows I know are bankrupts, or no better.
If so, let them call for the Gazette, and look over the list of bankrupts.