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And in an environment where time is money, hooking up with an escort just might be the sensible thing to do.Career-Minded Women Turn to Male Escorts For No-Strings Fun and (Maybe) Sex|Aurora Snow|January 3, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In The Sense of Style, Steven Pinker settles a war among the scolds with a sensible approach to usage.Go Ahead, End With a Preposition: Grammar Rules We All Can Live With|Nick Romeo|November 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The sensible answer is no, but di Giovannni gleaned much from those three years.Borges Had A Genius For Literature But Not Love Or Much Else|Allen Barra|October 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Writing—the next movie, the labels—is a sensible thing for a man grown distrustful of the camera to do.
But if Obama and Biden were sensible about not arming Syrian moderates, the same cannot be said for their policy toward Iraq.
Her father was uneasy about her; he feared she was either ill or unhappy, and consulted his sensible old mother.The Gold that Glitters|Emily Sarah Holt
I am sensible that it will meet with almost as many critics as readers.The PG Edition of Chesterfield's Letters to His Son|The Earl of Chesterfield
She's quite dropped her fine-lady airs and subsided into a sensible being.
He was quite fluent and sensible, although his voice sounded remote in his own ears.Viviette|William J. Locke
But each has his motive pardieu, and a sensible motive is mine.Faithful Margaret|Annie Ashmore