An anxious soul with two feet on that other planet, says that the “question of the hour” is the following: “Is there an intellectual equivalency to the notion of a moral one?”
Those who take the grave seriously do not understand the humor of the heroic life.
The variation you may need: From another part of the house, I sometimes hear unknown relatives mucking about.
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Whilst in the hot embrace of the Madonna of Pique, one young swain declared, “If I cannot, by god, be a prince, I’ll be damned if I’ll be a lady-in-waiting,” which gave the rest of the people, who were all ladies-in-waiting, a good laugh.