The research comes at an awkward time for the coalition.
But the King is a very busy man, and you have arrived at a rather awkward time.
Thus, the discovery of the material only days later came at a particularly awkward time.
Adolescence is an awkward time, and so were the 60's, for that matter.
The mounting debate comes at a particularly awkward time for the Bush administration.
"Well this is rather an awkward time, you see, because I have company."
Those shows, two of the most important for foreign press, are often at awkward times.
And after that one awkward time, they were friends again, all right.
News of a death has also been delivered at awkward times.
The film's release came at a particularly awkward time for the British film industry.