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And it's true, the book is discomfiting, but in ways that make us re-see not just a small-town Shi'a imam in Lebanon, but alsoour own lives, and our own separation from our lives, our inability to completely join the stream of it.
Legend captures the fashions and sounds of Fifties and Sixties London with aplomb, but the abrupt shifts in pace and tone are deeply discomfiting.
Based on the book The Profession of Violence by John Pearson, Legend captures the fashions and sounds of Fifties and Sixties London with aplomb, but the abrupt shifts in pace and tone are deeply discomfiting.
We are also accountable to the whole of tradition, from the discomfiting parts, like "Jews first," to core teachings like "all bear God's image"--no exceptions
Any discomfiting shivers of real-life tragedy are quickly dispelled by the hoary dialogue in Carlton Cuse's script and increasingly outrageous action sequences.
A discomfiting image appeared as part of New Africans January 2015 cover story: a map indicating how Africa "feeds the world".
With this awareness, it's discomfiting to learn that, according to Diabetes UK Cymru, the NHS in Wales' annual outlay of PS500m a year on the condition is too often being spent ineffectively, storing up trouble for the future.
The statistics revealed by the annual report of the Dubai Foundation for Women and Children (DFWC) -- on the prevalence of abuse against these two sections of society -- are discomfiting, to say the least.
The legislation will ultimately be passed one way or the other probably with language discomfiting to some hospitals," Broznick said.
And in planning for the roundtable, we ended up emphasizing the defamiliarizing and discomfiting aspects of Roth's fiction: how it offends, how it aligns (often surprisingly) with contemporary non-Jewish immigrant and ethnic experiences, and how it defamiliarizes the otherwise safe space of the classroom, and not only for the students.
India had just returned from a harrowing time against the South Africans, the pace and bounce proving discomfiting for our batsmen.
The resulting narrative is discomfiting to be sure, but it is also far more sad than shocking.