The essence of a tragedy, or even of a serious play, is the spiritual awakening, or regeneration, of the hero.
It was all completely serious, all completely hallucinated, all completely happy.
Serious sport is war minus the shooting.
I didn't know how serious it is to a female that you lift the lid.
There are only two styles of portrait painting; the serious and the smirk.
We think the feelings that are very serious in a man quite comical in a boy.