awkward situation

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And Boris, having apparently relieved himself of an onerous duty and extricated himself from an awkward situation and placed another in it, became quite pleasant again.
Pickwick apart--'my dear Sir, we're in a very awkward situation. It's a distressing case--very; I never knew one more so; but really, my dear sir, really we have no power to control this lady's actions.
After all, he was only a man, with a man's dislike of difficult or awkward situations. She felt quite sufficient confidence in her own womanhood to carry her through any difficulty which might arise.
"It's an awkward situation with Felix, I'd a long chat with him yesterday," said Schmidt.
It was so not cool" Non-driver Andrew Scott on his role in the new series of Black Mirror on Netflix "I'm not shy of an awkward situation and confessed to Andrew when I first met him that I had a bit of alone time with episode five" Singer Paloma Faith reveals how much she enjoyed a sex scene involving Scott in TV show Fleabag "It's beyond challenging.
"I'm not shy of an awkward situation and confessed to Andrew when I first met him that I had a bit of alone with episode five" - singer Paloma Faith reveals how much she enjoyed a sex scene involving Scott in show Fleabag.
"I'm not shy of an awkward situation and confessed to Andrew when I first met him that I had a bit of alone time with episode five" - singer Paloma Faith, below, reveals how much she enjoyed a sex scene involving Andrew Scott in TV show Fleabag.
It's such an awkward situation and I know I should be calmer about it at 28, but every time I'm with her I see red.
In a series of messages which were shared by a whistle-blower, the man allegedly rallied his colleagues to physically harm the reporter and engage in a concerted smear campaign where they planned to edit Mr Muchui's image to make him appear to be in a compromising or awkward situation.OUT ON BONDHowever, the accused and his colleagues did not carry out the threats after Mr Muchui recorded a statement with the police.
Summary: East Godavari (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Apr 1 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister (Home) N Chinarajappa faced an awkward situation when he found himself on the receiving end of public anger in the Peddapuram Assembly constituency here.
Last year, Markle was also caught in an (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zXsRK0-KnBY) awkward situation when she became confused about whether she or the Queen should ride the car first.
A woman found herself in a rather awkward situation when the stranger she had a moment of road rage towards turned out to be a very familiar face.