Recent Examples on the WebFranken even delivered a handwritten note because that’s what gentlefolk of the Senate do.
Washington Post, 21 Sep. 2021 For the most part, however, the contract is implicit, because the gentlefolk of Singapore know to mind their own business, while the authorities settle an intoxicating bliss on the clean, green city-state.
The Economist, 17 Apr. 2021
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