the country was in turmoil
Devoting seven years of one's life to something like this brings its own inner turmoil .
The announcement came at a time when the stock markets around the world were in turmoil .
His behaviour was totally out of character when he was in emotional turmoil .
The redhead looked up and saw in Begbie's eyes an echo of his own inner turmoil .
At the time it was painted, the Highlands were in a state of social turmoil .
If his ransom demands aren't met, he'll create armies of clones to throw the world in turmoil .
Far from bringing relief from emotional turmoil , success only made it worse.
Every muscle is blown up out of proportion, yet there is no hint of inner conflict or turmoil .
Sitting on his bed, he felt inner turmoil about it again as he did on countless occasions.