Unless there was a pending crisis of major proportions, telephone messages remained unanswered and promises unfulfilled.
The first two weeks of June were a never-ending list of chores and activities jammed full with last minute preparations, one workplace crisis following another, and an annoying series of details that demanded Dean's attention.
Older and wiser, Xander was aware of what she did now, just as he was starting to understand the identity crisis that caused Eden to seek him out.
Xander, I barely talked her out of crisis mode!
A crisis was now approaching in foreign affairs which demanded all the experience and all the genius of Hastings for its solution.
In 1887 a severe banking crisis occurred in Sardinia.
The crisis was by no means a sudden crash, and even when the failures began to take place they were spread over a period of sixteen weeks.
The first noticeable effect of the crisis was a great scarcity of employment.
The consuming power of the population was greatly diminished, and in the year following the crisis the imports into Australia from abroad diminished by four and three-quarter millions.
Robilant, for whom the Skiernie~vice pact was no secret, followed a firmly independent policy throughout the Bulgarian crisis of 1885-1886, declining to be drawn into any action beyond that required by the treaty of Berlin and the protection.
At this crisis Peter of Chelcic became the leader of the advanced reforming party.
The crisis came with the discovery of a treasonable plot for the subornation of the army, in which many Socialist members of the Duma were involved.
Our moulting season, like that of the fowls, must be a crisis in our lives.
They would part at the first interesting crisis in their adventures.
However, only one or two of my guests were ever bold enough to stay and eat a hasty-pudding with me; but when they saw that crisis approaching they beat a hasty retreat rather, as if it would shake the house to its foundations.
The change from storm and winter to serene and mild weather, from dark and sluggish hours to bright and elastic ones, is a memorable crisis which all things proclaim.
He was not dead, but evidently the crisis was over and he was convalescent.