Marion Barry, the former four-time mayor of Washington D.C., notorious for being filmed smoking crack, is the archetypal survivor.
From H.L. Mencken: The Days Trilogy, Expanded Edition, edited by Marion Elizabeth Rodgers and published by The Library of America.
Marion Country Chief Trial Deputy David Rimstidt defended his office's actions.
Uncertain and all of 19, tall and striking Marion “Mimi” Beardsley rode the train from Trenton, N.J..
Marion is this name that James Wilkie chose for whatever reason.
When Dicksie came down, Marion stood at the foot of the stairs.
As M'Ilraith was now in a strong hold, Marion pursued him no further.
"Yes, and while the new lasts Lufton'll be awful polite," returned Marion.
If Marion had come of a believing family, she could have brought me back into the fold.
Against any such concession the officers of Marion expostulated.