Eriksson also defended his decision to play Johnson on the right in a passionless
The story opens when the legendary beauty is a marriageable 12-year-old, with suitors already clamoring for her hand, and relates her subsequent kidnapping by Theseus of Athens, then her passionless
arranged marriage to Menelaus, which results in the birth of a daughter.
Spent and busy parents expect me, their college consultant, to nag, drag and, if necessary, carry their reluctant, exhausted, and often passionless
kids toward the finish line and a "top-tier" college.
The film is surprisingly passionless
and the ending is false, even trite.
Since she has no romantic feelings for him, however, he resorts to passionless
sex with other women, including the mother of his student.
She takes readers through the ups and downs of the two friends' lives including abusive relationships, interracial relationships, passionless
marriages, loneliness and inter-marital affairs, along with the persistent racism that follows them from continent to continent.
With disarmingly effective understatement, Dick Cheney electrified a convention that many political veterans consider overscripted and passionless
She is rescued by Hattie, a privileged white woman trapped in a passionless
marriage to a capitalist eco-menace.
McCullough argues that Hopkins creates a new model of African-American womanhood by rejecting the white, passionless
archetype of true womanhood that characterizes most sentimental fiction, and eliminating the stereotype of the lascivious black woman, to create a space for a new virtue that does not meet conventional white standards.
The cool, distant, passionless
light of the cathode-ray tube now provides our guiding illumination, and a bleak, antiseptic light it is.
Baldwin acknowledges the criticism that "business is a passionless
, cold reality," but highly successful films "realistically push other films to be made that conform to formulas.
360) Furthermore, while it is true that secular eighteenth-century novelists were among the first creators of the new passionless
, morally superior female type of the late eighteenth century and nineteenth centuries, Leonore Davidoff and Catherine Hall have demonstrated conclusively that evangelicalism played a formative role in shaping the complex constructions of femininity and masculinity that emerged between 1780 and 1850.