That's neither here nor there, though; but Lidia--I'm very fond of her, but she has a screw loose
somewhere--has lost her heart to this Landau now, and nothing is settled now in her house or Alexey Alexandrovitch's without him, and so your sister's fate is now in the hands of Landau, alias Count Bezzubov.
If there's a screw loose
in a heavenly body, that's philosophy; and if there's screw loose
in a earthly body, that's philosophy too; or it may be that sometimes there's a little metaphysics in it, but that's not often.
Ever since we got together, I've been casting about to find out what's wrong with you, to locate a screw loose
somewhere, but I'll be danged if I've succeeded.
The man who doesn't believe in ROBINSON CRUSOE, after THAT, is a man with a screw loose
in his understanding, or a man lost in the mist of his own self-conceit
He knew, no doubt, that there was some screw loose
, but he was not in our secrets.
An uncommonly ill-looking fellow, in a close brown wig, and a plum-coloured suit, wearing a very large sword, and boots up to his hips, belonged to the party; and when he sat himself down next to the young lady, who shrank into a corner at his approach, my uncle was confirmed in his original impression that something dark and mysterious was going forward, or, as he always said himself, that "there was a screw loose
With these words he carried it off, and carried himself off too: merely stopping at the door, to take the flowers and favours from his horse's head, and to kick that animal once, in the ribs, as a means of informing him that there was a screw loose
in his arrangements.
Klitschko (right) claims Tyson has a screw loose
and joked he will tighten it in the ring as part of his "therapy" for the unbeaten challenger.
Klitschko claims Tyson has a screw loose
and has joked he will tighten it in the ring as part of his "therapy" for the unbeaten challenger.
Chris Johnston: I have a bit of a screw loose
and ride everywhere around Coventry including the ring road, A45 and A46 and it's not too bad if you follow the rules of the road i.
Church and Walnut streets, screw loose
on park sign.
Whereas the screw in my sofa was too tight, the system itself has a screw loose
So you haven't got a screw loose
if you think there is something a little curious about these images of Tower Bridge in London, Rome's Colosseum and Sanatorini in Greece, among others.
I confess that having too many friends who've been injured, I think you have to have a screw loose
even to go skiing on your holidays.
Referring to a picture showing a young male protester bleeding from a cut near his eye following clashes with police, the email tells BSP officials to claim he aprobably had a screw loose