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Once with this concept of action clear in his brain, without timidities of hesitation and irresolution, he trotted aft down the long hall.
Worn out with emotion, irresolution and despondency, I had retired early and fallen into such sleep as was still possible to me.
"The hour of my irresolution is past, and the period of your power is arrived.
With the same perversity of feeling and irresolution that had fastened upon him, despite himself, all day, the murderer, finding that he was not followed, and that they most probably considered him some drunken sullen fellow, turned back up the town, and getting out of the glare of the lamps of a stage-coach that was standing in the street, was walking past, when he recognised the mail from London, and saw that it was standing at the little post-office.
Thus pressed by us all, Holmes showed signs of irresolution. He continued to walk up and down the room with his head sunk on his chest and his brows drawn down, as was his habit when lost in thought.
The risk is apparent to most who have been following the Brexit process to far: that the delay won't fix the political gridlock and analysts simply arrive at October 31 -- already being dubbed the Halloween deadline in the UK media -- in the same state of irresolution as now.
HYDERABAD -- A power plant that offers electricity at the lowest rate to the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority has remained closed for over 14 months due to an apparent official irresolution. The ongoing indefinite shutdown of the coal-fired Lakhra power plant, whose 150 megawatt capacity has shrunken to only 35 MW, has added to the financial losses of the Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda).
A power plant that offers electricity at the lowest rate to the National Grid has remained closed for 14 months due to an apparent official irresolution. The ongoing indefinite shut down of coal fired Lakhra power plant, whose 150 MW generation capacity has shrunken to only 35 MW, has added to the financial losses of Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA).
Asian Americans and non-Asian Americans alike described their reactions as confused, though some non-Asian Americans interpreted their confusion as "irritating." (8) To use Matsuoka's terminology, the musicians conveyed the state of irresolution, disruption, and uncertainty--the complicated emotions of sojourner existence--yet with energy to express how this state empowers radical openness and courage.
This air of irresolution, this inconclusiveness, demonstrates that geometry can convey disquiet, not only purity and transcendent idealism.
However, the Criminal Court's sentencing hearing, chaired by Judge Hani Abdel-Moneim Hajjar, was marred by confusion and irresolution after Yateem's defense lawyer, Antoine Tobeyah, announced his decision to withdraw from the case without prior notice.
I meant to write on Rizal and President Duterte, but taking part in the Defend Democracy Summit at the UP School of Economics on Monday brought me face to face with the human toll of the Duterte administration's irresolution in defending the West Philippine Sea.