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a homeless girl who roams the streets

a girl of impish appeal

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Como periodista escribio a proposito del narcotrafico de Medellin, los gamines de Bogota, las prostitutas de Cali, los sicarios de la Sabaneta, pero nunca habia escrito sobre su lugar de nacimiento.
As fashionable gamines in the 1920s they frolicked in `soft cylinder' dresses, but by 1930 they had matured into svelte Art Deco elegantes who swept along in body-caressing gowns.
In the role, Bussiere succeeds in stepping away from the gamines she often plays, while Manojilovic (the happily corrupt black marketeer of Emir Kusturica's Underground), comes through like many of Pool's morose and opaque male characters.
Peter Neissa's novelized account of drug trafficking in Colombia follows the life of drug loard Gonzalo Rodriguez Gacha from his beginnings as leader of a gang of gamines (street urchins) to his death in 1986.
En fait, ces parties de [beaucoup moins que]chasse[beaucoup plus grand que] aux gamines n'ont pas seulement un caractere strictement sexuel, mais se convertissent en un reel marche de liquidation de la came et de l'alcool.