Given her advanced age and storied career, wouldn't the aftermath of the surgery have been a good time to gracefully bow out?
Lane then impulsively kisses Joan in her office, a move that she gracefully dismisses without further wounding his pride.
Slowly, she was circled by robotic guns, and gracefully hosed down with spray paint.
He gracefully lifts a little boy in the air and poses for a picture.
The crowd swarmed Harris as she gracefully disappeared into a back room.
The all-forgetting artistic passion became her so gracefully!
Calendar surrendered an untenable position as gracefully as could be wished.
And as Dick gracefully reminds me, the pot can't call the kettle black.
How gracefully their Colonel, the young Count of Eberstein, bounds on his barb!
She went through it all without effort and as easily and gracefully as can be imagined.