Carrico recalls that the detainees were actually compliant and docile that first day.
She also features a more natural face than the one of docile serenity so often bestowed on the Queen of Heaven.
The middle classes,” Satyarthi once told the BBC, want “cheap, docile labour.
As a mother—and a former rebellious teen in my own docile way—I know this story is a lot more complicated than the headlines.
The tabloids demand that Kate Middleton be as docile as Jane Seymour, whose personal motto was “Bound to obey and serve.”
She acknowledged his praise with a momentary choke in her voice, and a bend of her head which was not without a docile dignity.
One horse is patient and docile, the other wild and headstrong.
The docile and alarmed husband did as instructed; and lo, the black horse flew off with a great noise.
It seemed to me that he despised him for being so simple and docile.
But, docile in everything, she would not go back to her friend till he returned.