Mortified by the embarrassment of this mistaken identity, I log off and retire to bed early to consider whether there's any possible way to turn this ridiculous situation around with a shred of dignity.
They lay stark naked, without a shred of dignity or decency in death.
If it's a ‘rivalry’ match-up, there's the chance he may halt it in a tie and leave 32,000 fans with a shred of dignity.
there was not a shred of evidence that linked him to the fire
we have not a shred of evidence to go on
To date, however, there is not a shred of credible evidence to support the belief that ETs have already visited us.
But not a shred of evidence has ever been produced to suggest, for example, that our intelligence service is not under the control of the government.
Idi's out of a coma, possibly blind, possibly brain-damaged, certainly in intense discomfort from renal failure, and without a shred of human dignity.
The drubbing is so complete that any filmmaker with even a shred of dignity would never pick up a camera without mounting a serious counter rebuttal.
There's still a shred of dignity to be salvaged there, I think.