c1870J. MontgomeryReminisc. (1981) 86From this family, I chose my life partner, so I settled down and was no longer a rondlooper (tramp).
1899G.H. RussellUnder Sjambok 101What! do you mean the rondlooper (tramp) I was told had been near the store last night?
1917S.T. PlaatjeNative Life 84No wonder that Anna is so upset. I have been thinking that same rondloper (vagabond) from the towns had been trying to take her away.
1971Sunday Times 7 Nov. (Mag. Sect.) 5I got to know this country well when I was a child because my uncles and aunts were great rondlopers and holidaymakers and would pack up and go at the drop of a hat.
1980Capetonian Jan. 26Jus’ cos I worked for a lotta masters and merrems doesn’t mean to say I’se a rondloper wot cannot hold down a job.
1985Cape Times 24 Aug.Yet such rondlopers..were selected for the farcical Boks team chosen for a tour of South Africa, for goodness’ sakes!
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