in a tight corner
Also, in a tight spot. See under in a bind.
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And that means they also fall under the umbrella of programs most likely to get the axe when state and federal budgets are tight.
This is a guy who has his son-in-law clean his eyeglasses, for crying out loud.
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But Lucy had noted, out of the corner of her watchful eye, the arrival of Miss Grains, indignant and perspiring.
Now-a-days it is the bankrupt who flouts, and his too confiding creditors who are jeered and laughed at.
Cheap as they are, they are a poorer speculation than even corner lots in a lithographic city of Nebraska or Oregon.
"It's always the way with them," sighed Miss Grains, who suffered from a complication of romantic tendency and very tight stays.
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