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9) Suzannah Showier, The Bachelor Vernacular', LA Review of Books, 19 January 2015, <https://lareviewofbooks.
So the narrative keeps playing off the disconnection between Frankie as the meditating Earth goddess and Grace as the buttoned-up WASP, with the familiar and emotional theme of two disparate people united through grief offset by predictable one-liners and showier interludes, such as having Grace break down in a fit of rage in response to a rude food-market employee.
approach to Manon worked well for the role's showier moments but earned her very little sympathy for the larger rest.
The Dutch crocus, Crocus vernus, tend to be the bigger, showier varieties.
In recent years, there has been a trend to spend all the wedding money on the showier aspects of the event and have a friend or a discount photographer.
Transformed, polenta cradles showier counterparts--sliced truffles, rich sauces, or shaved cheeses.
Generally, allover patterns are used on quilts that will be well-loved, where custom quilting is for quilts that will be a little showier.
While many of the exhibitors have been at the show before, their booths get bigger and showier every year and there is more> focus on the top-performing properties rather than the exhibitors' entire roster.
Tried-and-true varieties include the New Guineas that are larger and showier, and there is a new variety, SunPatiens, that will take a little more sun that the old variety.
A cluttered yard between close-set houses became the forever-enchanted site where I first found dim NGC 3077, the little-known third galaxy next to showier M81 and M82.
Gosling - all dyed-blond hair, tattoos and fast bikes - may have the showier role, but Cooper is sheer class as his mirror image.