There is a lightness of touch, a real sense of fun, as if the private eye, Cayetano Brulé, is on tip-toes.
One fellow I know, who lost a sizable portion of his nest egg and lives off his investments, was a paragon of cheer and lightness.
At the same time, lightness and charm became uncool; darkness and so-called “authenticity” took over.
There was a sense of lightness that was just perfect for Spring.
Some hated his tone-deaf assertion that he has behaved with “lightness” toward women.
Daoud felt a lightness in his heart and a smile bubbling to his lips.
I was left alone with this new feeling of lightness and content.
The lightness of the air gave some inconvenience and many surprises to new comers.
"I guess His Majesty is out," Jim had said, with a shaky attempt at lightness.
A lightning flash has shown me the abyss, and I am not going to throw myself into it with lightness of heart.