The serious critic, with the sense of humour
and the power of expression, must inevitably command the world's ear.
But Cecily was such a darling that we did not mind her lack of a sense of humour
I do not know why I had an inkling that it would appeal to Strickland's sense of humour
to bring a furious stockbroker over to Paris on a fool's errand to an ill-famed house in a mean street.
He was developing a sense of humour
, and found that he had a knack of saying bitter things, which caught people on the raw; he said them because they amused him, hardly realising how much they hurt, and was much offended when he found that his victims regarded him with active dislike.
She was straightforward, loyal and brave; she had a sense of humour
(chiefly proved by her laughing at HIS jokes); and he suspected, in the depths of her innocently-gazing soul, a glow of feeling that it would be a joy to waken.
Born in savagery, having lived in savagery all their lives and known naught else, their sense of humour
was correspondingly savage.
Senior political figures spoke of his sense of humour
and deep commitment both to the Labour Party and the revitalisation of the city's economy.
She had the ditziness and sense of humour
of Lucille Ball.
Being from Liverpool, it's famous for its sense of humour
: Craig Charles, Ken Dodd, Faith Brown, Freddie Starr and Jimmy Tarbuck - they are all from Liverpool, and despite them we have still got a reputation for a great sense of humour
A person with a good sense of humour
can also ease the tension and awkwardness on social gatherings.
We think dementia mainly affects memory but developing a twisted sense of humour
may be an early indicator of the condition, new research suggests.
That I do agree, as one would need a sense of humour
to be a Member of Parliament.