The tone lurches drunkenly from realistic to farcical to spoof.
Bottom line, then: Go ahead and hope for the best, but be prepared to settle for a realistic set of expectations.
But to be realistic, once the rule of law in the chamber is gone, all that is left is probably violence on the street.
Again, no realistic level of overall economic growth is likely to change that.
They need to support leaders who focus on realistic results and calibrate rhetoric accordingly.
Lovers of realistic fiction will revel in this literary feast.
The rehearsal had not prepared her for anything so realistic, and she was annoyed.
He was the originator of a natural, realistic, and sympathetic school of literary criticism.
The first was Vibert's realistic picture so well known to you.
The martyrdom of St Edmund in the next spandrel is a most realistic picture.