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Still, it's not just the humdrum reality of cats that puts me off the whole petting café concept. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Such experiences did not encourage her to persist with the humdrum routine of schooling. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They had humdrum jobs and predictable progeny. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Equally telling are the humdrum details of contemporary espionage. Times, Sunday Times (2013)This is the humdrum reality of being a film star. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Whole artillery units had to be diverted to this humdrum task. Max Hastings Nemesis: The Battle for Japan, 194445 (2007)Nobody should patronise a club and suggest that they should be happy with a humdrum existence outside the elite. Times, Sunday Times (2013)But if you are already in a relationship, you can rescue it from its humdrum routine. The Sun (2016)All around the world, similarly humdrum experiences were being recorded. Times, Sunday Times (2010)All people involved in horses are at the same time the wildest romantics and the world 's most humdrum and practical people. Times, Sunday Times (2012)A Liverpudlian housewife is freed from her humdrum existence when a Greek holiday offers her the chance to experience the good life. The Sun (2014)

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