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picket fence

A fence formed of a series of vertical pales, posts, stakes, rods, etc. (sometimes sharpened at the upper end) which are joined together by horizontal rails.
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Every American was encouraged to perceive the hallmark of success as something along the lines of having a house, a white picket fence, two weeks' vacation, two children and the ability to send those kids to college.
Animals do it by marking trees and lamp posts; and until recently, civilized folk have done it with low stone walls, or picket fences, or hedges.
In other words, the danger we face at the present is not that we under-value the importance of the home, but that our nostalgic hankering for a white picket fence may well be masking an abandonment of our identity and obligations as citizens.
White picket fences and front porches are mandatory, for example.
The name Picket Fence was chosen to evoke the graceful, familiar image of picket fences stretching across the American and Sonoma landscape - expressing the significance of place as well as family and friends.
Finkel also had recurring roles on Picket Fences, for which he won an Emmy, and Boston Public.
A DOUBLE bill with the Wisteria Lane ladies as they trample over the picket fences of suburbia in search of fortune and a fella.
He said his designers have capitalized on this setting, adding white picket fences, playgrounds and a pool, as well as repairing the baseball field, repaving the tennis and basketball courts and undertaking other improvements to the parks, which are open to the public.
White picket fences (right), raised flowerbeds, birdhouses and antique tools are signature pieces of this type of garden.
Under his charge were award-winning, critically acclaimed shows such as Picket Fences, Chicago Hope, South Central and In Living Color.
He also played attorney Douglas Wambaugh for four years on the television show Picket Fences, for which he won an Emmy.