There will be precious few who can honestly claim that they have never been irritable or touchy
Few of the stories in Touchy
Subjects achieve the transcendence of the best pieces in Donoghue's last short story collection, The Woman Who Gave Birth to Rabbits.
He played with African-American stereotypes with penetrating wit, tackling such touchy
issues as street life, drug culture, and sex.
But it's more NHS fuelled plots with Chrissie up to her old tricks while Rosie tries to track down her kids and Ed thinks touchy
Tom is a control freak.
Justice is a touchy
topic because it begins with identifying and exposing injustice.
It was easy for me to just dip into that world and if it got uncomfortable or touchy
, I could say, 'Oops, I'm white
Jerrom, an actor, writer, and director, narrates with authority, getting the women's voices right, as well as those of the old men and touchy
This made for a touchy
diplomatic situation, but both the U.
The agreement followed a touchy
period in which the Chinese government rejected all American contracts due to the inadvertent bombing by U.
They settled the dispute by calling evangelist Billy Graham, who recommended that they steer clear of touchy
theological questions in public.
A profound synthesis that doesn't dodge touchy
issues but offers comfort and hope.
Touching is a form of friendship and bonding and the British are the least touchy
in the world, while the Europeans, especially the French and Italians, are very tactile," he comments.
Economic crisis has made Asian-Pacific governments unusually touchy
toward outside interference; it has also imbued them with a newfound sense of solidarity.
In their interpretations of recent Vatican efforts to limit non-ordained ministry, a number of priests have become quite touchy
about just who can--priests only--and who cannot--specially eucharistic ministers--touch the consecrated Host.
It's hard for us to see a moral mission in such an improvident extravagance, but Stanford, though he was touchy
about matters of status, or perhaps because he was touchy
about them, was not a clear thinker where issues of class--and particularly excess--were concerned.