New Man


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New Man

n
the New Man a type of modern man who allows the caring side of his nature to show by being supportive and by sharing child care and housework
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A few mornings after this talk a new man came on the stand with Sam's cab.
This young brother, without mother or father, this little child which had fallen abruptly from heaven into his arms, made a new man of him.
We collectors feel an interest in every new man till he has seen all we have to show him."
If there is not a new man, how can the new clothes be made to fit?
The life went boiling through my veins; I was a new man! The rim of black spread slowly into the sun's disk, my heart beat higher and higher, and still the assemblage and the priest stared into the sky, motionless.
Add to this that Gray, the new man, had his face tied up in a bandage for a cut he had got in breaking away from the mutineers and that poor old Tom Redruth, still unburied, lay along the wall, stiff and stark, under the Union Jack.
But it was a sorry day for the Sheriff when he got his new man. For Little John winked his shrewd eye and said softly to himself: "By my faith, I shall be the worst servant to him that ever yet had he!"
It made a new man of me, after my long journey and my cold, damp drive.
Writing of the marriages that failed, White asserts: "The men, in trying to break away from what they imagined were Victorian norms, foun that they remained fundamentally Victorians at core who believed in a structure sexuality where the rules were clear." Of husbands in the successful marriages, he says, "This, then, was the New Man, who was not so very different from the Christian Gentleman." Necessarily, such findings call into question the characterization of what took place as a "sexual revolution."
He said: "They have a new man at the helm but they still have the same players - and he's only had two days to get his ideas "across before we play them.
Houston, who separated from ex-husband Bobby Brown in 2007, is said to be smitten by the new man. He has reportedly been a regular visitor to the home in Atlanta, Georgia, she is currently renting.
But whether or not we really are witnessing the death knell of the metrosexual, just as once we saw the demise of the 'new man' with the rise of 'lad culture', Dr Williams conceded labels did have some benefits.