Any kind of work, no trade," he told the agent; and was interrupted by a new-comer, dressed rather foppishly
, as some workingmen dress who have instincts for finer things.
Besides, we had a quaint mezzanine floor in which we could kick off our shoes, relax on a couple of dubious sofas and foppishly
munch our quinoa and avocado as we gazed out on to that most attractive of thoroughfares, Borough Road.
At the height of Robespierre's Terror in 1793-1794, they roamed the Paris streets, clashing with muscadins, foppishly
dressed youths who were not aristocrats but shopkeepers disgusted by the Terror.
9-15), may have been dressed in a style of plain clothes that would identify him as a puritan, on stage at least, or perhaps he and Escalus simply wore somber robes appropriate to their office; whereas the Folio's list of characters identifies Lucio as "a Fantastic" suggesting him to be foppishly
gentleman, who seemed about six-and-twenty years old, gayly, but not foppishly
, dressed, and indeed extremely handsome, with an air of mixed politeness and gallantry.
No matter with what heavy tragedy the actor plays the role, no matter how thuggishly or foppishly
the Venetians are portrayed .
Notably, Theomnestus, who is an eager and successful bisexual Casanova, also dresses foppishly
, although he too frequents the gym (3).
Geraint Wyn Davies's Stephano is a big, boisterous, drunken Scotsman fitted with a yellow and green tartan and tam; and Bruce Dow's Trinculo is tricked up foppishly
as a sibilant, flabby homosexual man in a brilliant red velvet coat and flowing ruffled shirt.
His fringe once more flops foppishly
over the tanned face, a lopsided grin never far from that greeted the press gang in many, many winner's enclosures, Cecil a willowy figure asking as many questions as he was asked, shoes by Gucci, ties by Hermes, wit by Gillette.