Fred suggested that one of the letters might be in error so the group continued to look at the puzzle on the basis Cynthia had first suggested.
Was that Shipton's basis for everything?
Once, in a rare instance of candor, she'd admitted to Dean she considered a nose job but rejected the idea on the basis that either people would think her vain, or it would so alter her appearance as to make her unrecognizable.
A web site was created listing pertinent information on missing persons' cases, updated on a timely basis, describing a wide variety of abductions and missing children reports.
I remembered a judge had tossed out a search warrant obtained only on the basis of our tip.
If we couldn't convey our tips on a secure basis, we couldn't operate very long without discovery.
Department personnel operated on the basis of out-of-sight, out-of-mind.
If Fred's apprehension over his finger prints has any basis in fact, it may be too late.
No doubt because she didn't have to do it on a regular basis as Alex did.
Well, I'm sure Fred wasn't a hooker but I'm content to accept him on a present day basis, regardless of why he's so protective of his past.
Still, a case that spawned a novel basis for argument was always a welcomed diversion from their increasing caseload.
She wouldn't normally have rented on that basis but he sent her three months payment, in cash, and she left a key in an agreed location.
The local FBI had stepped into the picture and hustled action on the body, tentatively identified as Billie Wassermann—perhaps on an alphabetical basis only.
It wasn't as if there was any basis for the feeling.
So you're on a first name basis with him, huh?
"I know someone needs to watch the babies," he said, "but I'd rather you didn't do that right now – not on a regular basis, anyway.
It couldn't have been better, but entertaining three men on a daily basis was a mental workout.