He decided to move on to problem number two and find out something about the tiny bone he'd discovered.
Dean had just finished telling Cynthia the bone was human when Fred knocked and entered.
The bone means something to us.
The man took one peek at the bone and identified it as a left-hand pinkie.
Fred examined the small bone and handed it back to Cynthia who gingerly dropped it into a small crystal jewelry box on her bureau.
I am made of flesh and blood and bone, am I not?
Cynthia expressed concern that Fred's newly acquired knowledge that the bone fragment was human might jeopardize his court-imposed decree.
Like the bone, the package of cigarettes was missing.
There was a small scream, then the crack of bone and ripping of flesh.
Tail of moderate length, thick at the base and tapering towards the apex, clothed with short hair_ First hind toe (including the metacarpal bone) absent.
He placed the bone atop Cynthia's jewelry box on their bureau and climbed into bed.
Whoever's bone it is, I'm just glad we had faith enough in Martha to believe what she found.
A male voice answered and after Dean explained about the bone, he was told to bring it over.
Buoyed by his successful human authentication of Martha's bone, Dean decided to do further snooping.
I found a finger bone and had it authenticated as human.
While the theft of the bone cast a pall on the upcoming activity, the anticipation of an outing in the mountains helped brighten their mood.
While that conjecture made a nice pat story, it didn't answer who was now so concerned with forty-year-old happenings to switch the skeleton, steal a finger bone, offer a substantial price for a virtually worthless mine, and perhaps take a shot at visitors to the Lucky Pup.
The conversation turned back to the substitution of the skeleton and the theft of the small bone from their room.
While there was evidence of the opportunity to switch the bones, there was the nagging problem of Fitzgerald having neither knowledge nor chance to steal the bone fragment from Cynthia's jewelry box.
Then he added, You might have better luck learning who's been trying to buy the worthless mine and who at Bird Song swiped the itsy-bitsy bone you found.
The trio continued to click down the list of people at Bird Song who were around when the bone fragment theft was discovered.
Eyes widened when she learned someone had pilfered the small finger bone from Cynthia's bureau and she shivered when told the Deans had been followed into the mine.
"If I make this bone public there'll be a bushel of paper work," Jake said in his usual keep-it-simple fashion.
Deidre leaned down and touched a bone to see if it disappeared.
He.d come to keep an eye on her and, allegedly, to help his brothers on the Council, though not even he believed he had a decent bone in his body.
Her voice told him she was as bone-weary as he from her exhausting trip.
Dean dropped once more with the same bone-jarring result, this time slamming against the cliff-side with his entire right side and arm.
You can slice between the bone and sauté them.
She gently bit into the meat and when she had eaten most of it, pulled the bone from his hand and laid on the floor chewing on it.
His response was a strike hard enough to jar her to the bone when she blocked it.
Jessi flinched at the sound of metal against bone and flesh.
The tube is then exhausted of its air, and attached to a bone or glass rod as a holder.
The from- ', bone parts are on exactly the same material as the voice, which in fact forms with them a five-part fugue-texture.
Cotton, cloth, gold and silver ornaments, copper wares, fancy articles in bone and ivory, excellent saddles and shoes are among the products of the local industry.
First hind toe rudimentary, clawless or absent; its metatarsal bone always present.
Hind-feet with no trace of first toe externally, but the metatarsal bone is present.
First toe represented by a minute rudiment of a metacarpal bone; the fourth by a metacarpal and two small phalanges without a claw, and not reaching the middle of the metacarpal of the third; fifth entirely absent.
The tympanic process of the alisphenoid bone of the skull is short, not covering the cavity of the tympanum, nor reaching the paroccipital process.
"Chopsticks" are commonly made of wood, bone or ivory, somewhat longer and slightly thinner than a lead-pencil.
The multiplication of thongs for purposes of flogging is found in the old Roman flagellum, a scourge, which had sometimes three thongs with bone or bronze knots fastened to them.
In the European wild cat, on the other hand, the black is limited to a small round spot on the pads, while the colour of the hair as far back as the heel-bone is yellowish or yellowish-grey.
Turning to the tailless or so-called Manx cats, in which the tail should be represented merely by a tuft of hair without any remnant of bone, it seems that the strain is to be met with in many parts of Russia, and there is a very general opinion that it originally came from Japan or some other far eastern country.