After seven years of inaction, however, this imperial rescript was pitched in a far lower key.
Other asbestos widows condemned government inaction, saying that if action had been taken sooner their husbands would not have died.
She had gone home to sulk causing, in her mind, Fred to suffer hours of grief and agony from her selfish inaction.
Lauriston, at the head of the column, had been sharply engaged on the 19th, but had spent the 20th in calculated inaction.
The subjects are: (1) Years past no;longer ours; (2) Man a sojourner on earth; (3) Advantage of frequent contemplation of eternity; (4) Preparation for judgment by such contemplation; (5) The good man not desirous of talking; (6) Abstinence, and its distinction from the prohibition to take life; (7) Selfexamination and self-reproof inconsistent with inaction; (8) Future reward and punishment; (9) Prying into futurity hastens calamity; (ro) Wealth with covetousness more wretched than poverty with contentment.