The realization made her want to laugh and cringe at the same time.
Some of the 80s fashions may make you cringe now, but let's face it, the color overload, layering, and more-is-better fashion philosophy definitely reflected a spirit of fun.
If being in social situations stresses you out or just hanging out with family is enough to make you cringe to the point of almost having an anxiety attack, don't feel obligated to deal with the situation for more time than you can.
So what can you look for to avoid the stigma attached to flannel gowns so that you can stay warm without seeing your lover cringe when you walk out of the bedroom in it?
Do you cringe when you think of showing just a little (or a lot) too much backside to innocent passersby when you want to sit down for a rest in your low-rise jeans?
Many consumers who strictly monitor their personal budget may cringe at the idea of buying a $200 hair tool, but in fact Sedu products are a good long term investment in stylish hair care.
When a formal occasion calls for a fancy dress, don't cringe at the thought of spending $500 for a one-time event; comparison shop online before you venture into stores to save time and quite possibly, money.
Although passionate readers may cringe at the thought of drawing on the pages of a book, there are many altered book rubber stamping techniques you can use to transform old books into new artistic masterpieces.
A woman, on the other hand, may love the idea of dressing as Minnie Mouse, but her significant other may cringe at the idea of donning his own pair of mouse ears.
Sarah wore a pained expression that caused Jackson to cringe.
Megan resisted the urge to cringe.
The sounds of his footsteps coming back up the stairs made her cringe.
Instead, she trotted down the gravel driveway, each crunching step making her cringe.
By the Grey God's cringe, it could only be one person.
"I know â€¦ I guess â€¦ I hoped â€¦" "Your dear old father was crazy?" he asked with a glint in his eyes that made her cringe.
"I know … I guess … I hoped …" "Your dear old father was crazy?" he asked with a glint in his eyes that made her cringe.
The thought made him cringe.
The whine in her voice made him cringe.
Her involuntary cringe stopped him for a second and the dark eyes reflected equal portions of shame and hurt.
Do n't cringe, I can assure you that you're going to be more than pleased with the finished project.
am a great fan of Jean M. Auel, she must cringe every time someone mentions the film to her.
beefcake love interest who makes me cringe will make 13-year-old girls swoon.
cringe just a bit!
cringe every time I hear the name Arthur Daniels Midland.
Reading or listening to the rhetoric of the ' 60s Panthers can make a visitor cringe.
cringe at the thought of what the banks put them.. .
cringe at the idea of Roller Discos they make for a surprisingly fun first date.
Critics have blamed its omission on a " cultural cringe " about Scots.
Ah yes ' Eating It Up ' quite simply the most cringe making program ever.
Associated with this is self-contempt, the well-known Scottish cringe.
Another lot will listen but still cringe from political risks.
cringe just thinking about.
cringe even now, remembering my response, " I know that.
cringe slightly with some of its lyrics.
cringe worthy, stomach turning hopefuls.
cringe whenever the recruits came onto the jetty.
cringe in horror BUT: We have to ' work out our own salvation ' .
cringe with embarrassment?
in fact reading back on some of my work I cringe at what I once thought was up there with Chekhov at least.
We cringe, knowing that the BBC would never be so gauche as to use such an outdated phrase as " virtual reality " .
Observers of celebrity crisis cringe at the pathetic attempts to seek a safe bolt hole.
Otherwise I shall pick something which will make you all cringe;) Hope you're all enjoying the hols!
Tales of sibling jealousy, dirty family secrets exposed, cringe worthy taboo busting embarrassment.
Levy plays an uptight white guy who falls for Charlene, and then starts talking jive, cringe.
self-satisfied smirk of a man who knew he was in power, and enjoyed watching his subordinates cringe.
Crenshaw had the self-satisfied smirk of a man who knew he was in power, and enjoyed watching his subordinates cringe.
You'll make fewer shopping mistakes and avoid things like having to buy four new cans of paint because the first color choice makes you cringe.
While parents may cringe at the sight of it all, it's important to remember that there can be compromise.
These aren't the dresses that will hang in your closet for years after the wedding is over, making you cringe every time you see them.
Trying to find home decorations that will not make the couple cringe can be difficult, if not impossible.
A young girl may crave all things pink and fluffy now, yet cringe at the thought of this in a year's time.
Shirts that catch an eye and cause a cringe have long been part of the typical male's wardrobe.
Say the words "Christmas" and "sweater" to a man and he's likely to cringe - even if he's not exactly known for his fashion prowess to begin with.
Although the thought of any bugs at all in the garden may make you cringe, some bugs can be beneficial.
If you are looking for Armani, Fendi, or Dior, your wallet may cringe.
The controls are almost a direct port from the console versions and knowing that make me cringe.
No soap opera would be complete without those jaw-dropping moments that make viewers cringe.
Don't be surprised to find thug tattoos on places that might make you cringe.
The audience and judges alike took one look at him and buckled up for a cringe worthy audition.
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