Her black dress, simple to austerity, suggested her bereaved condition, and I was innocently astonished that notwithstanding a real emotion she was able to dress the part she had to play according to her notions of seemliness
He was always so anxious to find seemliness
, happiness, and peace in everything, and I should have been proud to let him see us.
The most powerful and successful members of their class increasingly trade on the perks of their privileged positions without regard to the seemliness
of that behavior.
Wealthy people have an obligation to try to follow a code of seemliness
To the contrary: only from the principles of the right, that is from fascist, authoritarian, and imperial principles, is it possible with seemliness
, that is, without resort to the ludicrous and despicable appeal to the droits imprescriptibles de l'homme [inalienable rights of man] to protest against the shabby abomination .
Apollodorus' dismissive vocabulary describing Neaira's sexual life is carefully juxtaposed with words designating normative values surrounding the seemliness
of Athenian wives.
President Sadat agreed immediately," says Saad, who fitted the bill because of his charisma, intelligence, seemliness
, attractive personality and fluency in foreign languages.
vi, in a far better position for debate, can argue the seemliness
of his loving faith to the kind girl who saved him and left her family for him, as well as the unseemliness of his father's prejudice against her; (34) Virolet's faith to Martia, not loving at all, stems from only a regretful sense of obligation, and his father, Pandulfo, is appalled with Martia only because he's wholeheartedly in Juliana's camp.