He defied half a continent for the beautiful houri!
from the book The Big Fisherman (1948)
Every 468th man in this slaphappy, oil-soaked “Arabian Nights” Paradise in a millionaire plus — living high off the camel in air-conditioned, neon-lit palaces with a beauty pageant parade of wives and mistresses “imported” from around the world.
When is the last time you hear Kuwait described as “slaphappy”?
Stag, February 1966 via
“Love slave to a Turkish beauty, in boudoir or battle he was the Great Smith!”
“Blood-rousing adventure… Magnificent, lusty love-making”