"We all need to stop and think this through and not make any rash decisions," I said.
It was a rash thing to do.
Look, if she did go and do something rash, we both know the jerk deserved it.
In 1534 Lord Thomas Fitzgerald, better known as Silken Thomas (so called because of a fantastic fringe worn in the helmet of his followers), a young man of rash courage and good abilities, son of the Lord Deputy Kildare, believing his father, who was imprisoned in the Tower of London, to have been beheaded, organized a rebellion against the English Government, and marched with his followers from the mansion of the earls of Kildare in Thomas Court, through Dame's Gate to St Mary's Abbey, where, in the council chamber, he proclaimed himself a rebel.
It would be rash summarily to dismiss this old tradition of the twenty-one nasks as pure invention.