The situation there was critical.
Unlike the political arena, where there is always time for one more back - room resolution regardless of how entrenched positions have become, when money is at stake, actions lead to concrete reactions.
Machabeus left Simon and Joseph, and Zacheus, and them that were with them in sufficient number to besiege them, and departed to those expeditions which urged more.
The two -year-old, Wang Yue, had been in critical condition and verging on brain death since arriving at a military hospital in the city of Guangzhou a week ago.
Sometimes the energy release of a good laugh, or a good cry, can also take the edge off.
As mentioned earlier, telepathy is most likely to kick in under circumstances of emergency.
Military researchers conduct elaborate experiments to try to predict who will melt down in a crisis and who will thrive.
We used to think of pressure as this random acute phenomenon that happened every once in a while.
We acted as a country on the spur of the moment and we were able to do what we have done so far inside 10 days.
We'll survive because of industry inventories and government stockpiles, but I think 2011 will be a very, very critical year in terms of supply and demand.