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If anything seems off, it’s the stream of fellow diners dressed for dinner in suits and dresses, which look quaint in an ongoing pandemic.
L’AUBERGE CHEZ FRANCOIS IS READY FOR ITS CLOSE-UP, YET AGAINTOM SIETSEMAAPRIL 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In Normal Times, a simulation might seem like a quaint experience.
WE CAN’T GO TO A BAR NOW. SO THESE NYU GRADS SIMULATED ONE — AND IT’S WILDLY POPULAR.TRAVIS ANDREWSAPRIL 9, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Many of Andrea’s neighbors believed that Georgia Power had revived Juliette, a place that, after serving as the backdrop for the 1991 Kathy Bates film “Fried Green Tomatoes,” became a quaint symbol of small-town America.
THE COAL PLANT NEXT DOORBY MAX BLAU FOR GEORGIA HEALTH NEWSMARCH 22, 2021PROPUBLICA
In the story, you mention letting your kid “jump in” the Blue River in Breckenridge, and that you kept “one eye on him and another on the quaint shops and cafés.”
A PARK SLOPE TRANSPLANT WROTE A STORY ABOUT BOULDER...TRACY ROSSMARCH 11, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
On the roads up, we began an exploration of the island’s quaint Upcountry, along the volcano’s slopes.
A MAUI VACATION IN THREE ACTSALEX PULASKIFEBRUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
I spent three nights in Greybull, a quaint one-stoplight town about an hour east of Cody.
IN BIG SKY COUNTRY, A PANDEMIC-ERA FLY-FISHING GETAWAYCARL FINCKEJANUARY 21, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Grandmamma sits in her quaint arm-chair— Never was lady more sweet and fair!
BOYS AND GIRLS BOOKSHELF; A PRACTICAL PLAN OF CHARACTER BUILDING, VOLUME I (OF 17)VARIOUS
Yet their quaint attempts to improve their appearance throw an interesting side-light on their æsthetic preferences.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Quaint old Burton in his "Anatomy of Melancholy," recognizes the virtues of the plant while he anathematizes its abuse.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
"All they can rap and run for" is the more frequent colloquial version of this quaint phrase.
NOTES AND QUERIES, NUMBER 177, MARCH 19, 1853VARIOUS
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