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I discovered Martin’s paintings four years ago, during a similarly noisy, tense time.
The Washington Post went with “A nation divided,” while USA Today chose “A tense nation wonders what’s next.”
Now with a tense election nearing, they’re taking preemptive steps to prepare for turmoil that could last days.
I love mountain biking, but now even the thought of riding a short section of road on the way to the trails makes my body tense and tears well up in my eyes.
I HIT A CYCLIST WITH MY CARBROOKE WARRENOCTOBER 28, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
It’s been a tense process, because the political power of a Supreme Court justice is enormous—a president gets at most eight years to shape the law but a Supreme Court justice has a lifetime appointment to decide whether laws are constitutional.
My stomach tensed as I worried about how he would respond to the topic.
The use of the past tense was striking, as if “school” were something that was behind him.
His tensed muscles were aching unheeded; his sense of feeling seemed lost, so intently was he waiting for some further word.
Frankle tensed, a chill running up his spine, his eyes drawn back to the gleaming jewel.
THE LINKALAN EDWARD NOURSE
It became bloated with a poisonous wrath, his eyes gleamed evilly and his muscles tensed.
'DRAG' HARLANCHARLES ALDEN SELTZER

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