The once handsome young man was unrecognizable in his squalor.
Even in the aftermath of the earthquake, the CNN camera crew easily captured the squalor that existed in the facility.
The overcrowded school where the family had sought refuge was a scene of despair and squalor.
Inmates waiting disposition of their cases are held in abject filth and squalor.
So it is with Just Send Me Word, a heroic love story amid the squalor and degradation of the Gulag.
That squalor which dogs the heel of poverty was everywhere manifest.
This squalor, this bare loneliness, was the harsh penalty of failure.
Once, in the heart of a thick darkness of squalor and misery, he had seen a great light and the name of it was love for his kind.
They may be surrounded by intelligence and luxury or by ignorance and squalor.
Dirt and squalor do not affect them; it is the damp and cold and lack of sunshine that so very soon proves fatal.