"My nerves are on a hair-trigger
these days," Martin apologized.
The inmates were asleep, but it was a sleep that was set on a hair-trigger
, on account of the exciting episode of the night.
I have always held, too, that pistol practice should be distinctly an open-air pastime; and when Holmes, in one of his queer humors, would sit in an arm-chair with his hair-trigger
and a hundred Boxer cartridges, and proceed to adorn the opposite wall with a patriotic V.
A thug with a hair-trigger
temper has been locked up for more than four years after savagely beating up a pizza delivery driver in a random attack because he was 'frustrated'.
GAZA: Schools reopened in southern Israel and traffic-clogged Gaza's streets on Wednesday in signs of a pullback from the most serious escalation of cross-border fighting in months.But while violence eased amid Egyptian mediation, Israeli forces and Palestinian militants were on a hair-trigger
footing, with rocket attacks from Gaza and Israeli air strikes in the enclave briefly resuming late on Tuesday after a day-long lull.
Since the cold war, the United States has kept 900 nuclear weapons on hair-trigger
alert, enabling the president to order a strike in 10 minutes.
TYRRELL HATTON has vowed to grow up and shackle the hair-trigger
temper that makes him cringe.
The new Elite controller is said to have a three-stage hair trigger lock, allowing you to adjust the depression of the hair-trigger
more than it was previously possible.
There are many steps that can be taken like running a campaign that asks Russia and the US to cease putting their arsenal on hair-trigger
I just hope they can put their macho posturing and hair-trigger
tempers to one side and act like grown-ups for once.
Emmerdale Mon-Fri, UTV He's always been a bit of a loose cannon with a hair-trigger
temper, but now Lachlan White has completely lost the plot.
By his inflammatory rhetoric regarding North Korea, Trump intends "to create the hair-trigger
situation on the peninsula and shovel up money by selling the US-made arms and equipment to vassal forces," the commentary read, referring to Japan and South Korea, which the North Korean outlet called "puppets" of Washington.