My illness could easily have caused a ruction in the marriage as I just didn't want to know anyone.
Those in dispute have gone to great lengths to get the people of Newcastle behind them while at the same time keeping mum about the cause of the ruction .
Eager to prevent the family ruction he knows this will bring about, Ray makes a beeline over to his parents' house to try to intercept the letter.
she acted as if there'd been no earlier ruction
Honesty about performance and worth would cause ructions that National can do without.
The media requirements in Ireland are not quite as sophisticated as Australia, but it certainly did cause some ructions in the TV industry, no question.
It's no surprise then that the early years of the industry saw constant and dizzying internal ructions including litigation, company takeovers, infringed patents and arguments over formats, equipment and materials.
You have to go back to the 1960s and de Gaulle, or to ructions over cruise and Pershing missiles in the 1980s, to find comparable crises.
The resulting gap between expectation and reality has already caused ructions in the town hall budget.
Steve's new mechanic mate causes ructions in the Lewis household - not least with wayward teenager Hannah.