It was something that took me away from my humdrum life at the time.
But for some teens ISIS seems to symbolize power and purpose, a great drama promising deliverance from the humdrum.
Like so many young girls, she tried modeling as a lark, a way of escaping the humdrum and finding glamour.
After all, who would want to watch a show about the humdrum life of a high school chemistry teacher with decent health insurance?
Three things stand out in this simultaneously remarkable and humdrum bit of film.
To escape—only to escape from the prison walls of a humdrum existence, and to soar!
My life must seem so humdrum to him, and to you, who have travelled so far and seen so much.
Byrons life at Pisa, as afterwards at Genoa, was what most people would call a humdrum, dull existence.
He sketched his humdrum labors, the prizes in his way of life.
But hitherto Mrs. Simpson had preferred the reputation of having many adorers, to the humdrum reality of a second husband.