Two decades ago, his band the Pogues achieved a certain popularity with a fervid stew of traditional folk and punkish energy, and dreamy poetic licence.
That is: the prevalent imagery of society is no longer focused on institutional structures, on embodied manners of acting and thinking, but on the tone, fervid or cool, of states of mind.
Some with the greatest access of luster equal the colors of painters, others the fervid flames of sulphur, or fires quickened with oil.
Anyway, in all my fervid imaginings, I never saw her with my mug in her hand, because I believed she’d learnt it was mine.
Margaret Mary again mentions the fervid fire that felt like it would consume her.
And the atmosphere of today’s Europe is different: Back then, the fervid , revanchist nationalism of the losers traded blows with the victory-happy nationalism of the winners.
There’s even a few of them mentioned in the Bible, but that may just be a jolly good novel and the figment of someone’s fervid imagination.
At times we see demonstrations, like the ones we just saw in your report, that seem very, very fervid .
He brought to journalism a sense of mission – a fervid devotion to blunt truth-telling and historical witness.
To dirt, chaos, maharajas, beggars, cows on the road, roaring rivers, fervid sunshine, unpredictability, and loud laughter.
No great surprise there, except that this common-sense finding demolishes the implied presumptions offervid gun control advocates.
Imagine stopping right in the middle of your fervid workday and taking a three-hour break.
Within a year, they found capital and a venue (a hidden courtyard just off New Bond Street), and launched Hush, to some acclaim and fervid celebrity interest.
I don’t have the feeling that he is a fervid prosecutor in the sense that he thinks that anyone accused of something must be guilty.
They are also, in many ways, fervid advocates of 19th- and early 20th-century American views of international politics.
Too many students left the teach-in feeling intimidated not by the overwhelming opposition to the war, but to the way an academic forum became a fervid presentation of an exclusive viewpoint.
A New Museum retrospective suggests that Adrian Piper’s aggressively provocative work is as much the product of her genes as of her fervid talent.
This is the charm of spiritual tourism, of course, but it is only another form of consumer frenzy, thefervid acquisition of knowledge, boogie fever.
First, where do these kids (and they are still minors) get their fervid imaginations from?
He will seize any opportunity to pontificate, expressing his views with fervid self-assurance and with little concern for time constraints or his audience.
Imagine a country with no McDonald’s, Burger King, Wendy’s (the restaurant) or any other fervid fryers of French fries.
This fervid belief is essential to overcoming the inevitable dissenters and roadblocks that arise when challenging conventional notions.
Combined with fervid Methodism, you’ve got ruthless certainty.
‘Kofuku,’ the voice called again, this time more intensely and fervidly .
A maverick and visionary artist, fervidly dedicated to the perpetuation of South Indian culture, S. Rajam has painted his dreams his way.
Singer’s archeological inventory details the ‘curious intimacy’ of excavation, as each man fervidlydeclares his abject passion for Cinna and accuses the other of victimizing her.
Do you remember being mystified by a student fervidly typing away on a PDA during the middle of a test?
On December 9, 1870, Tolstoy announced to his wife that he was going to learn Greek and began immersing himself in the language fervidly on an almost daily basis: Xenophon, some Plato, above all, Homer.