I really wanted a clear photo of the president, but all the journalists were in the way.
There was a tenderness in the way she looked at him that amazed him.
Are you sure it won't be in the way?
Duty must be accepted as a given certainty, or it is vindicated - unsatisfactorily enough, perhaps - in the way just explained.
She could feel it in his soft kisses on her neck, in the way he whispered her name.
A relationship would only get in the way.