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Coronado's first bullet knocked a villainous-looking tatterdemalion clean into the happy hunting grounds.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
Your father was a tatterdemalion like yourself, and never saw two jars of gold even in his dreams.
Wal, she didnt look quite sech a tatterdemalion, granted Aunt Alvirah.
“One that cannot be lightly denied,” said the Tatterdemalion.
FANTASTIC FABLESAMBROSE BIERCE
Carelessly Ralph Dacre sauntered forth again into the moonlight and confronted the tatterdemalion figure of his visitor.
She was no longer the red-haired tatterdemalion who had romped over the rocks and quarreled with the boys of the Silent City.
And the tatterdemalion slowly dropped his wistful hands, sighing dutifully, "Yes, m'm."
Who, indeed, could not be spellbound, beholding that countless changing tatterdemalion caravan go by?
How should this wretched tatterdemalion whom he had invited, Caliph-like, to sit at his feet know his name?
When Reynolds was in Rome, aged twenty-one, he fell in with a tatterdemalion, who proffered his service as guide.

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