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All three have that innocence, no-nonsense grittiness, cheeriness and down to earth realism.
Cool was first of all a form of resistance and rebellion, a rejection of the innocence, optimism and consumer cheeriness that marked the mainstream postwar experience.
And among us teachers, there was an obvious cheeriness pervading our conversations as updates from the new site came regularly.
But the cheeriness engendered in me by the pleasant day had made me sloppy, and made me drop my natural caution.
Martha's hectic cheeriness makes her an unlikely Gradgrind, though, and despite seeing through Ribbitt's ruse, she can't help admiring the frog's aspiration and cunning in this brightly written and illustrated story that's full of twists on the classic fairytale.
It is disconcertingly hilarious to witness how devouring human body parts and cleaning up after the dead becomes part of Sheila and Joel's daily routine; with good-old-fashioned Southern California optimism, Sheila converts her cheeriness at being a cannibal into encouraging her friends to go out and live their lives to the fullest.
Nestled in among the Laura Ashley floral prints that were so popular at that time, were brightly coloured spots of cheeriness.
Treating a classic tale with just the right dollops of cheeriness, drama, humour, and song and dance, Walton never strays from the underlying emotion or feel of this classic.
He still did his work, the same as the rest of us, and never shirked a dangerous job, but all his former cheeriness had left him.
Please note that for the purposes of conjuring up that image, I'm overlooking the fact that I have two teenage males, who are to early-morning cheeriness what Shrek is to Scottish Slimmers.
30pm The neighbourhood prepares for a wedding, and Granville gets into the spirit of things by putting up a large display to bring a bit of cheeriness to his shop window.