By this term they meant films which appropriated the outer trappings of neo-realism--indigent characters, slummy
settings, tragic plots--without acknowledging the deeply progressive vision which underlies its indictment of social ills.
It has been a long road since the late 1970s when, as she recalls, "we ran the company out of my little slummy
apartment, and I was working as a bartender and Niv was working in a grocery store."
Winston buys the 'peculiarly beautiful book' with 'the smooth creamy paper', which is to serve as his diary, from what he thinks is 'a frowzy little junk-shop in a slummy
quarter of the town'.
Some of the plots are a bit contrived, as in the futuristic "Montagspumpernickel," which takes place in the year 2020 when the narrator visits a former boyfriend in a slummy
apartment in Brighton Beach.
(Arturo says it reminds him of Vietnam or Cambodia.) As we pedal five abreast over the canal bridge, linking Miramar with Vedado, to the slummy
neighborhoods of Havana Central, Arturo tells me about his devotion to Santeria.
Another cafe on the same block that juts out from a slummy
townhouse, pays less for its patch of sidewalk.
Pat O'Mara's Autobiography of a Liverpool Slummy
(1934) records the phrase 'the Orange River', used to refer to the distinct areas in Liverpool in which Protestants were in the ascendancy.
Analysts say, PTI is clearing the area after the government pinned the cancellation of Chinese president's visit to Pakistan on the unruly protest demos that have turned the federal capital's 'Red Zone' into a slummy
I'm interested in more discourse about the significance of this most important of all my jobs and less of disparaging terms like "slummy
mummy" and even the term "working mother" (we're all working mothers).
The Duchess can therefore hardly resort to the occasional slummy
day like most mothers-to-be - wearing a 'tent-dress' to cover a growing tummy, or pulling on a size 14 jumper over maternity jeans.
I wince when I hear slummy
mummies screeching to toddlers about how worthless they are.
yummy to slummy
, Dannii Minogue reckons having a baby has overhauled her wardrobe.
Why inflict on poor slummy
mummies like me the necessity to go to such monumental bother when we've got a gazillion other things piling up on our to-do list.
She found herself in a slummy
quarter of the town and was just thinking to herself: 'How disgusting.
THE SECRET LIFE OF A SLUMMY
MUMMY by Fiona Neill (Arrow, pounds 6.99) TIMES readers will already be familiar with Slummy
Mummy aka Lucy Sweeney from Fiona Neill's popular column in the Saturday magazine.