Or is it a factory, disguised with a veneer of the Puginesque?
A second time I glimpsed the Slav behind his veneer of civilization.
Some have no veneer like this boor, and some have the polish, but they are all the same underneath.
Truthfulness is essential to culture, which, without it, will be only a veneer.
This veneer had come unloosened in many places and was split up.