The president traveled 8,000 miles and comes away empty-handed. The Vietnam summit with Kim Jong-un quickly turned south, leaving the president with no distraction from Michael Cohen's damaging testimony.
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I should have walked away from the casino when my luck went south, but I stayed and ended up in the hole.
He was unconcerned that his health might turn south.
Yesterday the stock market moved south, ending up on a loss for the day.
Afterward, when company profits had ventured a bit too far southward, the CFO began to get nervous.