Some articles on bow tie, bow ties, ties, bow tie wearers, tie:
... jangle and squeak as she walks and a shirt with a large red joke bow tie — and set off across the river ... Several other chefs and waiters in tuxedos and bow ties grab Esme and try to keep her out ... Seeing this, she climbs to the top of the balcony and ties the elastic braces from the costume to a streamer from the chandelier ...
... “ "To its devotees the bow tie suggests iconoclasm of an Old World sort, a fusty adherence to a contrarian point of view ... The bow tie hints at intellectualism, real or feigned, and sometimes suggests technical acumen, perhaps because it is so hard to tie ... Bow ties are worn by magicians, country doctors, lawyers and professors and by people hoping to look like the above ...
Famous quotes containing the words bow and/or tie:
“The worth that worthiness should move
Is love, that is the bow of Love.
And love as well the foster can
As can the mighty nobleman.
Sweet saint, tis true you worthy be,
Yet without love nought worth to me.”
—Fulke Greville (15541628)
“No bones made, bans laid, or boons expected,
No contracts, entails, hereditaments,
Anything at all that might tie or hem.”
—William Robert Rodgers (19091969)