presence of mind

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According to Civil Aviation sources, PIA and Shaheen Airline planes suddenly came close and within the range of a collision, but the terrible accident was avoided somehow courtesy great presence of mind displayed by the PIA pilot.
Lokesh Kumar informed the media that the victim displayed amazing presence of mind otherwise it could have resulted in something worse.
Calm presence of mind enables you to become a force for good, for a beneficial outcome to emergency situations.
The descriptions of the murders cross closely with what is now known of them; the Ripper then has the presence of mind to disappear and leave the autobiography, with which he was engaged at the time, behind him.
Not only am I in awe of Tim's courage but I'm amazed he had the presence of mind to take pictures while up to his neck in water.
As Allie dropped to the floor, Stephanie had the presence of mind to drop down on the ground with her, pull her out of the aisle, place her fingers over where Allie had been wounded, and apply pressure the entire time while the gunman was still shooting, the President said.
He saw the defendant enter the room, search through her possessions and had the presence of mind at that stage to take some still photographs of what he was observing," prosecutor Paul Rowland told Newcastle crown court.
The driver showed considerable presence of mind as he dumped the burning load.
Mr Sharp said: "Fortunately, a member of the public on Marine Drive, high above the scene, happened to see their plight and had the presence of mind to make a 999 call to the Coastguard.
Having been slammed into the turf himself, Walsh still had the presence of mind to get up and catch Kauto Star before he galloped off.
I applaud the council (or whoever is responsible) for having the presence of mind to put these events on.
For such a young boy to have such presence of mind is phenomenal.