In Gopher Prairie the only ardent new topics were prohibition, the place in Minneapolis where you could get whisky at thirteen dollars a quart, recipes for home-made beer, the "high cost of living," the presidential election, Clark’s new car, and not very novel foibles of Cy Bogart.
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She didn’t know all my foibles and shortcomings.
Gillian Flynn -- Gone Girl
I would read the inscriptions on walls, and carved into floors, a special foible of rich Anglicans who thought they’d get more points with God by being engraved.