Filled with their limited aspirations, men in shades and baseball hats peer into the sky at the battery-driven model planes which allow them to escape the humdrum ; to soar above the everyday.
This was inevitably followed by a return to the humdrum reality of everyday life.
They just wanted to see something exciting happen, something to break up the mundane humdrum of everyday life.
It gives such a poignancy to my usually humdrum life.
You'd seen good marriages and bad marriages, but yours wasn't going to be one of those humdrum ones, or tedious ones, or ‘bad’ ones.
She'd gone about her morning with its usual humdrum routine.
Superficially, the humdrum of life continues, with routine largely unruffled.
We all know how easily innocence is lost, how simple it is to thoughtlessly embrace cynicism and the humdrum monotony of what we call everyday life.
Having said that, however, there is something in the humdrum routine of everyday life in different cold and gray places around the world that fascinates me.
Just watching them and thinking that there had to be something more in this life for all of us than the everyday humdrum .