These are only two of the hundreds of examples of secrecy in what is now seen as a very old-fashioned style of government.
To a lot of people, it might sound like really old-fashioned music, but to us it's current, it's what we do now.
Yet, despite the electronic attachments, there is something old-fashioned and traditional about him.
It may be an old-fashioned idea, but life is meaningless unless it is shared.
He's a bit old-fashioned , in some respect, regarding the role of women in society.
Part of this comes from her old-fashioned view that one does not complain about such annoyances.
Surely the more old-fashioned idea of locally-reared meat being slaughtered at a local abattoir a short distance away makes perfect sense.
I am a bit old-fashioned , but there is a little piece of advice I give to the Minister: do it once; do it right.
It was by no means a deal-breaker, obviously, but I guess I am a bit old-fashioned .
He was a good man, just old-fashioned , a man from another time.