My take on that is that I always read him as an older kind of a guy on the cusp of finishing school and finding a job.
“I always read him as an older kind of a guy on the cusp of finishing school and finding a job,” he said.
And much of the credit to her transformation is owed to a finishing school that caters to women just like her.
I have said that the North Sea was my finishing school of seamanship before I launched myself on the wider oceans.
Either the Paris "finishing school" or the Bath air had gone to her head.
The following year she was sent to a finishing school in Paris, and while she was there her father died suddenly.
A girl out of a finishing school wouldn't be of any use to me.
She was then seventeen years of age and attending a finishing school in that city.
Is that the way you learn to express yourself at a finishing school?
The course of study at the Parisian finishing school had evidently been too hard for the spoiled heiress.