Edna could not control a feeling which bordered upon
complacency at her friend's praise, even realizing, as she did, its true worth.
Akut accepted her on a footing which bordered upon
equality when it was necessary for them to come into close contact; but for the most part he avoided her.
But it was impossible to express it by words, for their excessive joy naturally driving them to unbecoming extravagances, they had no way to describe them but by telling me they bordered upon
lunacy, having no way to give vent to their passions suitable to the sense that was upon them; that in some it worked one way and in some another; and that some of them, through a surprise of joy, would burst into tears, others be stark mad, and others immediately faint.
At the Grandmother, in particular, he gazed with a curiosity which almost bordered upon
In the recent past, their performances in the oldest knock-out tournament in the world have bordered upon
The failure to sign another leftback was not just illogical, it bordered upon
Once Gayle added his and the visitors' second in the 54th minute, an eighth straight league win bordered upon
5 on the Moritz scale because his behavior was hypocritical, tacky, reckless and stupid--and bordered upon
illegal, although not quite criminal.
This project has been one where the business has gone from a major loss-making situation that bordered upon
closure to one where the business is achieving the accolades it deserves.
More is the pity that he leaves the club in the second division of the National League, thanks to umpiring inflexibility that bordered upon
Newcastle bullied QPR - and the gulf in class between the two sides bordered upon
the embarrassing at times.
His approach has bordered upon
provocative and it has firmly entrenched Newcastle's position they will not be held to ransom by their top players - and particularly not by those who Rafa Benitez wants to keep.
Aged 33 next month, he has finally been laid low by the taxing demands of an international itinerary that has bordered upon
It was unattractive, it was tense and, in some ways, it bordered upon
painful, but this victory was far more significant than the 4-1 win over Reading.
In fact, that complacency, which has filtered down from owner Mike Ashley right through into all the powers-that-be at the club, has bordered upon