This points the fickle finger of guilt at the White House itself.
Six hours later, fickle finger still pulsing, I dumped the investment.
The press is a fickle beast, and it has only just begun to sniff around Paul Ryan.
Those of us who live here are a fickle bunch with fleeting attention spans.
They rooted for their man, but showed a wary respect for Romney—and concern about fickle independents.
Mackenzie inquired, not in the least displeased over this outreaching of justice after the fickle old man.
He must always think me fickle, and you will always condemn my weakness.
Let us turn away, then, from this fickle standard, and look to reason enlightened by the Word of God.
Louis, the king, was as fickle in his affections as he was unyielding in his mastership.
But what is there in life so fickle as the breath of popular favour?
c.1200, probably from Old English ficol "deceitful, cunning, tricky," related to befician "deceive," and to facen "deceit, treachery." Common Germanic (cf. Old Saxon fekan "deceit," Old High German feihhan "deceit, fraud, treachery"), from PIE *peig- "evil-minded, treacherous, hostile" (cf. Latin piget "it irks, troubles, displeases," piger "reluctant, lazy"). Sense of "changeable" is first recorded late 13c. Related: Fickleness.