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“I think for trans men who are dating every time they hook up they have another coming out,” Sandler said.
As this list shows, punishments typically run to a short-ish jail sentence and/or a moderately hefty fine.
If the oft-talked-about college “hook-up culture” could be embodied by a place, it would be Shooters.Random Hook-Ups or Dry Spells: Why Millennials Flunk College Dating|Ellie Schaack|January 1, 2015|DAILY BEAST
But Kent will not let us off the familiar horror hook so easily.
Turns out, this is the second notorious crook to come from this small town.
I saw every crook in the fence, every rut in the road, every bush and tree long before we came to it.
Only then did I own that by hook or by crook—and mostly by crook, I was forced to suspect—they had purposely given me the slip.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
His face was hidden beneath a beard of bristling, bushy red, and he had a sharp hook nose and small, bright eyes.
The sailors tried to catch some with a hook and line, and were fortunate enough to succeed.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
The launch was already under way, and young Cargill trying to avoid it better, thrust with his boat-hook at the side of the lock.Uncanny Tales|Various