如芒在背 rú máng zài bèi
But the emergence of that new phenomenon-Hindu terrorism-is scarcely a comfort.
The deployment of two American aircraft-carriers near Taiwan during a crisis in relations in 1996 troubled China’s leaders.
The thought of us owning another appliance we didn’t need would have bugged me. More so than the $40.
Job’s friends became a thorn in his flesh, offering him condemnation when he needed compassion and companionship.
And if we have the strength to be honest, then what we find there staring back at us is our own reflection, bearing witness to the duality of life.
I was not quite at ease, the air being frozen to death on my third day there, especially when they all stared at me.
It was too much to bear. The little babies had gotten her. The little babies were driving her and her husband nuts.