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through a door that was always open, and a looped- back yellow damask portiere) the unexpected vista of a bedroom with a huge low bed upholstered like a sofa, and a toilet-table with frivolous lace flounces and a gilt-framed mirror.
Somehow, Anne, I don't want him to think me frivolous.
The girls were touched by the appeal; Polly was lifted out of herself, and when she turned round, the softened look on all the faces told her that for the moment foolish differences and frivolous beliefs were forgotten in the one womanly sentiment of pity for the wrongs and woes of which the listeners' happy lives were ignorant.
All these helped Polly as unconsciously as she helped them, for purpose and principle are the best teachers we can have, and the want of them makes half the women of America what they are, restless, aimless, frivolous, and sick.
Thus grows up Fashion, an equivocal semblance, the most puissant, the most fantastic and frivolous, the most feared and followed, and which morals and violence assault in vain.
The objects of fashion may be frivolous, or fashion may be objectless, but the nature of this union and selection can be neither frivolous nor accidental.
I take no note of, it being of a frivolous character and lacking in the qualities of true poetry.
I laugh at him now and then, but the next moment I wish I had not, for he looks so grave I am ashamed of being frivolous.
He dropped gradually back into his old frivolous and easygoing ways and conditions of feeling and manner of speech, and no familiar of his could have detected anything in him that differentiated him from the weak and careless Tom of other days.
Philip, younger and more frivolous, could not repress a smile, which flattered Mazarin as an applause of his pleasantry.
It seems like profanation to laugh and jest and bandy the frivolous chat of our day amid its hoary relics.
ISLAMABAD -- The Cost of Litigation Act, 2017 has been enforced in all the courts of the Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT), including the Islamabad High Court, to reduce delays in disposal of cases and as a deterrent against false and frivolous cases, a Ministry of Law and Justice press release said Wednesday.
ISLAMABAD -- The federal government on Wednesday enforced 'The Cost of Litigation Act, 2017' in the Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) to get rid of frivolous litigation and lodging of false cases.
The federal government of Pakistan enforced yesterday "The Cost of Litigation Act 2017" in the Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) to get rid of frivolous litigation and lodging of false cases.
Summary: Chandigarh [India] March 03 (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Saturday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of making frivolous statements.