They set their fine-spun theories against the facts of life.
He had no fine-spun theories as to the wrong of eavesdropping.
But Gilby blew the whistle and wasn't interested in your fine-spun logic.
Other men are not so blind–and one of them said it reminded him of fine-spun gold.
She was afraid to move lest she should destroy this delicate, fine-spun joy.
Gone were ...