He was home by 9:00, shattered masculinity and all.
I could never be sure the old boy wouldn't have a change of heart some night and blow me away just to prove his masculinity, or send some of his Philadelphia clients around to work me over.
There is a masculinity about his phrases which makes him as clear to the humblest capacity as they are capable of being made to anyone.
All the films ' opening sequences contain signifiers of noir masculinity.
Modes of masculinity varied considerably according to the social milieu into which one was born.