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He sat in a big armchair, and as he tried to hold himself erect I could see that he had once been a handsome, well-built man. He still had his magnificent eyes, but his poor face looked very tired.
Gaston Leroux, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA . The beginning of Chapter 27 (The End of the Ghost’s Love Story), the narrator says he went to the Persian’s apartment, and describes the now-very old Persian
That man was delicious :) Wise, brave, calm … and good-looking.
He had it all :)
Now you know why my user name is Rookheeya .