On holidays it's always nice to visit an idealized family from gentler times.
But these are kinder, gentler times, and many players want their children around.
So this was a gentle wake-up time for them both.
There, I close my eyes and remember a quieter, gentler time.
It is in gentler times when political jokes are most accepted by the general public.
Spent, as they used to say in gentler times.
It was unmistakably a note of command, but at the same time surprisingly gentle.
David's voice came out gentler this time, almost soft.
Leo has continued the tradition in a far less gentle time.
I rather think that is an invention to suit these gentler times.