The tragic irony
was that the more they avoided facing suffering and death, the less they could believe in the resurrection and the transformation of hope that it holds out.
IT'S a tragic irony
that this year, the 70th anniversary of the election of the Labour Government that created the welfare state, has seen the re-election of people intent on dismantling it.
HAS anyone else noticed a tragic irony
about the Bedroom Tax?
Wouldn't it be a tragic irony
if we allowed people coming here seeking freedom and individual rights, to be the death-blow to that dream?
There's a tragic irony
occurring where everyone believes that salespeople with their lips moving is a company's most powerful weapon for communicating value, but reasonable practice and inspection of competency is not a requirement," said Tim Riesterer, chief strategy and marketing officer for Corporate Visions.
It is a tragic irony
that Israel, which has withstood thousands of terrorist rockets fired at its civilians and its neighborhoods, is now being scrutinized by the ICC.
It is a terrible and deeply tragic irony
that he should die in this way after taking part in a peaceful protest against illegal settlements, centred around the planting of olive trees, on Human Rights Day.
And she and Morrison create a moving mother-daughter bond, especially during Christine's reading of a bedtime story to Rhoda, which the first time around, is full of sunny affection, the second time infused with tragic irony
It is a tragic irony
that South Africa is helping to fund a regime that denies its citizens the same democratic freedoms that were so hard won in our own country.
But the tragic irony
is that Bob Jones death has triggered an expensive and unprecedented race to fill the Police and Crime Commissioner post.
Savile and others like him were in need of psychiatric attention but the tragic irony
is that for years their victims have suffered in shame and silence.
In a tragic irony
, he was working with stroke victims in a hospital physiotherapy unit when he suffered his own.