They broke free of the house into the dark night on a side of the house far from the light and merriment of the party.
The proceedings were characterized by excessive merriment and licentiousness.
All this naked white human flesh, laughing and shrieking, floundered about in that dirty pool like carp stuffed into a watering can, and the suggestion of merriment in that floundering mass rendered it specially pathetic.
One of the signature games is the "Quest," when teams of passengers compete in outrageous tasks for prizes and the merriment of their fellow guests.
While the Christmas season may be a time of love, joy and merriment for some people, others may be lost in the holiday hustle and bustle.