Despite Vaughan's tetchiness
, the visiting fans gave tremendous support to their team on Saturday.
If there isn't anything particularly happy-making going on in our vicinity, that doesn't mean our faces have to be a mask of tetchiness
For starters, it highlights North Korea's sudden emergence as Trump's main foreign-policy challenge, suggesting that the strategic patience pursued by former President Barack Obama could well be replaced by a more accident-prone policy of strategic tetchiness
It was another unedifying chapter in the long narrative of tetchiness
, touchiness and tension between those who can and can't speak the language.
A great deal of money had by now been invested in Katie and Philip, and the client was showing signs of tetchiness
shown only an hour earlier in exchanges over his high jinks in New Zealand had gone.
It's probably a sign of worry and some tetchiness
with the outcome of the championship up for grabs and it being win or bust for England at Twickenham.
The late Paul Bhattacharjee, as Benedick, "touchingly captures a humorous man succumbing to anxiety and tetchiness
as age overtakes him" wrote The Telegraph; while Meera Syal in her first RSC production was a strong-willed deeply sensitive Beatrice.
Bosola's discovery of the Duchess's condition communicates as much: "so, so, there's no question but her tetchiness
and most vulturous eating of the apricocks are apparent signs of breeding.
Aside from a couple of bouts of isolated tetchiness
and recklessness, it was a particularly bloodless encounter at Vicarage Road.
I think any tetchiness
may come about because of hot weather or frustrated bowlers, and hopefully that will be on the Australian side as we come in for tea time on day one with 300 for nought," he jokingly added.
The half was also marked by an unsurprising tetchiness
between the two sides.