The door was opened after he had knocked twice, and he went in, leaving us standing
in the street.
As a result our train was massively over booked and all reservations were scrapped, leaving us standing
most of the way to London.
Behind Madrid maybe, but closer to home - Manchester, London, Glasgow, Newcastle, Nottingham and others are leaving us standing
at the platform.
We buzzed the intercom but the shamed millionaire did not have the decency to answer, leaving us standing
outside his impressive home with three luxury cars parked outside.
Doubtless with an eye to the pounds 36.25 billion fortune of the world's richest man, Microsoft's Bill Gates, he adds: "The US is leaving us standing
and we will lag further behind each year."
These were the people we had a history with -- this was our support system, driving away and leaving us standing
in a new world, a strange place -- Oz.