- That's what has impoverished him, eh ?
- The history of painting was full of artists who had earned nothing at all .
- She looked less specifically like a woman than a more generalized human being and a sad one .
- Utterly destitute after being abandoned , tesla was forced to dig ditches
- It does not turn its back upon us in times of adversity or distress
- He was sick of the bareness and privation of all things connected with his venture , but was steeling himself to hold out
- The great writer had recently died in a foreign land - in dire poverty , martin remembered , which was not to be wondered at , considering the magnificent pay authors receive
- I acknowledged no natural claim on adele s part to be supported by me , nor do i now acknowledge any , for i am not her father ; but hearing that she was quite destitute , i e en took the poor thing out of the slime and mud of paris , and transplanted it here , to grow up clean in the wholesome soil of an english country garden . mrs . fairfax found you to train it ; but now you know that it is the illegitimate offspring of a french opera - girl , you will perhaps think differently of your post and protegee : you will be coming to me some day with notice that you have found another place - that you beg me to look out for a new governess , etc . - eh