The several disorders and degrees amongst our idle... →
1. Rufflers (thieving beggars, apprentice uprightment) 2. Uprightmen (leaders of robber bands) 3. Hookers or anglers (thieves who steal through windows with hooks) 4. Rogues (rank-and-file vagabonds) 5. Wild rogues (those born of rogues) 6. Priggers of prancers (horse thieves) 7. Palliards… (via nevver)
“What attracts you to odd hats?” James Lipton, Master Interrogator (from New York Magazine).