- 六神无主 [liù shān wú zhǔ]
- be puzzled; all six vital organs failing to function -- out of one's wits; be perplexed; be struck all of a heap; be stupefied (by emotional shock); distracted; have a floating feeling of not knowing what one is doing; have a terrible upset [shock]; in a state of utter stupefaction; (knock) the daylights out of sb.
He's one of those people who can't stand his own company. As soon as he finds himself alone he gets down in the dump.
I received a nasty surprise in the shape of a letter from the taxman.