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Mom has no place in this contretemps, yet you advised her to speak to her son when he returns, and even suggested she offer to split the cost of the ring.
After the contretemps over St Andrew's church in Rodney Street, one might have anticipated greater caution in such matters in times like these but apparently not.
His latest contretemps coincided with new research showing that service veterans are more likely to have drug and alcohol problems, and more are prone to acts of violence.
Ward has bags of ability but it's asking a lot to win a world title in your first campaign, while Nicki Pedersen's contretemps with officialdom make him a risky bet for overall win purposes.
And it was always good knockabout fun, the hour would fly by, the exchanges between pundits and punters were almost always constructive, there was always a bit of humour thrown in and of course, there was the odd infamous contretemps such as that between Leighton James and Robbie Savage, the podcast of which remains priceless.
The rot set in when footballer Wayne Bridge refused to shake the hand of one-time colleague JohnTerry due to a contretemps over a young lady.
Ashton emerged with credit from the Welford Road contretemps, not only for the fact he did not hit the deck but for shaking Tuilagi's hand and accepting his apology.
The restricted club that is the Texas Senate will be invaded by noisy conservative voters and activists next year if senators have to choose a new leader from their own ranks, reprising the 2011 contretemps over the choice for speaker of the House.
This could see you take an instant dislike, or have quick-fire contretemps.
Then comes warring over what to watch on television which sparks 63 per cent of festive contretemps, online shopping site MyVoucherCodes.
Le dernier probleme en date est le enieme contretemps subi par Frank Lampard.
The contretemps took place against a background of European Justice Commissioner Viviane Reding calling French president Nicolas Sarkozy's policy on expulsions of Roma a "disgrace" while alluding to World War 2 policies against minorities.