The osage-orange would be a wonderful component to that concept, providing a dense, thorny
barrier--just as the hawthorn did in European hedgerows of the Middle Ages.
Describing the flamenco dancer at right, for example, Jacobs writes about a "quick and thorny
Collection is a thorny
issue because it can require getting tough with the very same customers that keep your business afloat.
I walked over to Thorny
, thinking about how to be human.
And Foreign Secretary Malcolm Rifkind, who is with the Queen and Prince Philip, will be left to handle the thorny
Included are apt summations of the thorny
problems of patronage research by Howard Mayer Brown and Allan Atlas.
Not only is the board taking the pressure off us by addressing thorny
accounting issues (or at least accounting issues with thorny
income-statement ramifications), but it's also taking the heat when management seeks to identify who caused the horrific financial-statement effects of new standards.
Summary: A parliamentary subcommittee meeting to discuss a draft law authorizing EDL to fully employ nearly 1,200 contract workers failed to address the thorny
issue for a 2nd day after a row over who should attend the meeting.
I love getting up the pitch and trying to make things happen and Thorny
has given me the confidence to do that.
While the bills have been cheered by some Americans, they have split the Republican Party on the thorny
issue of immigration and stirred anger in immigrant communities.
The same questions of posture and style are raised around thorny
internal issues of the church such as liturgical reform in the Anglican Communion over the introduction of the Book of Alternative Services, negotiations for church union with the United Church of Canada and the Church of Christ Disciples, or the current debate over blessings of same-sex unions.
As described on the opposite wall in A Rose, the performance must have been a huge success: A cascade of ten-foot-high long-stemmed thorny
roses--two drawn in charcoal, three cut from gessoed wood--is caught in a state of suspended animation and delirium.
bishops made moves to tackle several thorny
and Sin Killer, a white guide and part-time preacher with a thorny
So we come to the thorny
questions of privacy now bedeviling the nation: How should we determine which private sex acts the law should protect and which ones it shouldn't?