Like Cinderella, the girl in rags being swept off her feet by a handsome Prince Charming.
His advisors and mates dressed in well-made clothing edged with silver, denoting their rank among the shouting crowd in rags.
It was the kind of finery she should be wearing, instead of being trapped in rags at the edge of the city.
clothed in rags.
dressed in rags and were picking up the garbage and putting it in sacks.
Life is but momentary, whether you have the poverty of the poorest man in rags or the wealth of the richest living person.