In some ways, it is easy--and temptingto write off the neo-Luddites as sad-sack '60s refugees, aging hippies who pine away
for a romantic, preindustrial idyll that never existed in the first place or, to the extent it did, was actually characterized by large-scale human deprivation.
But we were determined he wouldn't pine away
. He had to have company."
She maintains he will pine away
without her, but I think he will be fine - how do I convince her not to be so silly?
People pine away
. It baffles the doctors the way some people pine away
for no reason.
And if the lady remains unresponsive, this man (the asserter of life and pleasure), like Echo, will only pine away
into a voice with neither a body nor a body's physical expression.
While we're on the subject of stellar break-ups, we should share the wry (and aray) observation that they put the stars involved on the spot in other sticky ways-because the show must go on, so they can't whine and pine away
in public even if they're hurting, unlike us ordinary folks.
"If Anne were taken away from her familiar surroundings, and from those she loves, she would simply pine away
Sunday Mirror readers have donated pounds 25,000 to help pay for Anne's retirement, but Mr Roberts says he won't sell or give her to a sanctuary, claiming that she would pine away
"If Annie was taken away from her familiar surroundings and the company of those she loves she would simply pine away
Sunday Mirror readers have donated pounds 25,000 to help pay for Anne's retirement - but Mr Roberts says he won't sell or give her to a sanctuary, claiming she would pine away