Show pride and self-confidence, as in The most important thing she taught us was to walk tall. [Colloquial; mid-1900s]
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Also, she was tall and thin, too, further adding to the ways she met the physical beauty conventions.Why Was Bess Myerson the First and Last Jewish Miss America?|Emily Shire|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
Creating PGCs from skin tissue, on the other hand, seems like a walk in the park compared to egg freezing.
“They know there are drug spots,” said Wanda Williams, who was out for a walk with her son.
“They just walk around, they ride in their patrol cars, and they just pass by,” he said.
Your general reaction runs along the lines of: “When will these geezers give it up and go for a mall walk or something?”
A tall phantom in livery appeared, as if by magic, and signed to me to ascend the grand staircase.
The two women had no intention of bathing; they had just strolled down to the beach for a walk and to be alone and near the water.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
She set off down Trafalgar Road in the mist and the rain, glad that she had been compelled to walk.Hilda Lessways|Arnold Bennett
He is rather tall and narrow, and wears a long abb's coat reaching nearly down to his feet.
He was tall and of familiar figure, and the firelight was playing in the tossed curls of his short, fair hair.The Bondboy|George W. (George Washington) Ogden