Everything that is well and gracefully performed appears easy to the looker-on.
Were it my nature to be other than a looker-on in life, I would attempt your rescue.
With these two men as antagonists, and with a third as a looker-on, Ben sat down to the game.
That was his gentle way of intimating that Claude was not invited to be a looker-on.
So perhaps I may be a looker-on at some one else's romance and not have one of my own.
I have never had an assistant or a looker-on to whom this was not perfectly apparent.
And then a looker-on in a Parisian atelier des dames would readily have understood the words, "He's gone, girls!"
He would have seen, as only a looker-on could see, what was happening to them.
But the looker-on has one incomparable advantage: he is not the stake.
This mirror was called itlachia, that is to say, the 'looker-on,' the 'viewer.'