Виталий Е. Ермолин, студент холодных вод (seminarist) wrote,
Виталий Е. Ермолин, студент холодных вод

Английские слова: impecunious

In 1957, Ian Graham, a 33-year-old Englishman - handsome, highborn, impecunious, somewhat adrift - sailed to New York with his vintage Rolls Royce coupe, a car once driven by Lawrence of Arabia. The hard-up swell stayed at the 23rd Street Y, met Salvador Dali for drinks at the St. Regis, worked briefly as a photographic assistant to Irving Penn, and then set out in the coupe for Los Angeles...

(The Atlantic Monthly)
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