“We are, both you and I, equally thoughtless, spendthrift and extravagant … We are damned poor,” he wrote her in 1898.
Despite all this, Andrew still allows the spendthrift Fergie, NFI at the Royal Wedding, to live with him when she is England.
If this is a pinchpenny conservative, what is a spendthrift liberal?
Unabashed he seemed to take a pride in the spendthrift race he had run.
The miser is as much the slave of his money as is the spendthrift the slave of his indulgences.
His talents were more than respectable, his life was irreproachable, he was wealthy and yet not a spendthrift.
All that would please her—he gathered that from her spendthrift habits.
You expect me to advance hundreds of dollars, made by working early and late, to support a spendthrift son!
The General is a spendthrift, or, to put it in the mildest terms, a bad financier.
What hold can this spendthrift gamester have upon the woman—his partner in the crime?