My guess is, now, that this gentleman was simply on the wrong end of a coin toss in Hollywood.
“In theory, yes,” says Jena Pincott, author of Do gentleman Really Prefer Blondes?
He was probably as tired as I was at that point, but he was a gentleman certainly.
He continued to be what his own father had called a gentleman.
Stolz said that police believe the suspect acted alone but they will be investigating "any affiliation this gentleman had."
"My name is Morris," said that gentleman to the head steward.
On this, the gentleman gave me an introductory letter to him.
I assume 85 that you are a gentleman and will not destroy my letter.
It was only rather strange that no gentleman was in attendance on her now.
"Mr. Waterbury is a gentleman of veracity," said Alderman Morris sharply.
The Gentleman is always truthful and sincere; will not agree for the sake of complaisance or out of weakness ; will not pass over that of which he disapproves. He has a clear soul, and a fearless, straightforward tongue. On the other hand he is not blunt and rude. His truth is courteous; his courtesy, truthful; never a humbug, yet, where he truthfully can, he prefers to say pleasant things. [J.R. Vernon, "Contemporary Review," 1869]Related: Gentlemen. Gentleman's agreement is first attested 1929. Gentleman farmer recorded from 1749.