- 2003，Lynsay Sands， Single White Vampire:
- He had at first tried to clean up as they ate, his fastidious nature kicking in, but Chris had told him to just stop, he was blocking the TV.
- 2004，Maria Osborne Perr， Ravished Wings:
- As she cleaned the room daily, she knew it was against his fastidious nature to bring or have food in his room.
- 2008，Robert Fisher， Memory Road:
- His fastidious nature had been evident in his careful snipping of a customer's hair and now he guided his pencil with the same adroitness.
- 2010，Debra Lee Baldwin， Succulent Container Gardens: Design Eye-Catching Displays with 350 Easy-Care ...:
- "If you are fastidious, clean previously used pots inside and out; if not, merely clean the outside (unless you are battling a pest infestation; then the inside will need scrubbing as well)."