Buildings were dilapidated, stained, and charmless , except for the magnificent churches which, small or large, were made warmly inviting by their many icons and lit candles.
Johanna, a charmless middle-aged woman is sending furniture to a man she's been corresponding with and who she believes is intending to marry her.
We are supposed to think that they're adorably life-affirming, unreconstructed old scamps, but I have never seen a more charmless and conceited bunch.
Cue consternation all round at this charmless display.
This was a wise attitude, because they are, to be frank, charmless .
Instead we tag along with this charmless duo from one tense standoff to another, learning too little about the characters to give gravity to the tragic ending that awaits.
Such perverse behaviour prompted calls for the group to be awarded the title of ‘the most charmless in rock’, so it's with a heavy heart that I trudge along London's Caledonian Road to meet them.
While we are aware of the tension that keeps Jake and his crew one step ahead of both the criminals and the cops, the physical nature of the job is pretty charmless .
You never forget that he is giving a performance and rarely overcome the fact that he plays such a selfish, charmless character.
The book ends with a moving scene between Birkin and the vicar's wife, both of them in love and both unable to confess it, he because of paralysing shyness and she out of a sense of duty to her charmless husband.