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    flight of handsome stairs


    A woman came to London. She walked into a building and had to go upstairs.

    She climbed a flight of handsome stairs, one less handsome, and then a set that was steep and narrow.

    I understand that she climbed a group of stairs and then another group of stairs.

    First the stairs were "handsome" (what does it mean here? Big?) and then less "handsome" and then they became "steep and narrow".

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    Re: flight of handsome stairs

    Quote Originally Posted by Rolex_Cellini View Post
    easy to climb
    That's wrong. Please state that you are not a teacher.

    Handsome stairs would be imposing/architecturally eyecatching/graceful, like these:


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