It could happen here—and in 2010, a parlous American economy did give the GOP a robust midterm triumph.
They also counted on exploiting Honduras's parlous state of affairs among frightened voters.
Cities in parlous financial condition often need creditors to keep going.
But there are difficulties everywhere, and it is parlous work to break up ground at Omey.
Fate had given Mayo and his associate an ideal crew for that parlous job.
In my parlous state, could I hope to take charge of a suckling?
Five or six years ago its affairs were in so parlous a state that 19s.
He was at a loss how to open the parlous subject, how to communicate to Crispin the amazing news upon which he had stumbled.
It was plain paddling with the stream, but parlous slow, and hot and cramped.
Tom was clearly determined to pursue his object, and the Moor reflected that, whatever he did, he was 163 in parlous danger.