To anybody of a hum-drum life—such as mine had always been until these events—it was, indeed, a stirring story.
Why didn't you say, 'You make life too hum-drum, too commonplace for him.
Then he went back to the West and tried the hum-drum life of a farmer and ranchman.
For years England has been saddled with cabinets composed of professional humorists and hum-drum moralists.
An up-to-date emancipated woman could hardly be expected to subject herself to that kind of hum-drum strain, in any case.
It afforded an agreeable bit of relaxation in the midst of the hum-drum monotony of sea life.
hum-drum and Kopy-Keck applied themselves to their physics and metaphysics; but in vain.
A strange, new sensation is a rare thing in this hum-drum life, and I had it here.
My weariness of this hum-drum, work-a-day life has grown so heavy it is like to crush me.
It is the uncertainties we want to train our lads to face, as well as the hum-drum certainties of this life.