What are you doing wasting a dime calling from the coast?
"I'm calling as a representative of the person whose identity you're seeking," I said, hoping the nervousness I felt wasn't as clear as it sounded to me.
Giddon was obviously watching her, so calling on her telephone might be tipping her hand.
A few hours ago, my wife was calling Molly's mother Julie a bitch, now, with a quickly appointed kinship, she was her assigned sister!
Lisa dropped her pad and pencil on the couch and crossed the room, wondering who might be calling her on his telephone and why Yancey was screening her calls.
Who would be calling her on his phone again?
Oh, and tell him I swear not to look at what other girl's he's been calling... cross my heart, like fun!
She didn't chide me for calling early.
I missed my calling as a wise and successful detective!
Before I could consider calling After, the phone rang, tossing our day into further turmoil.
I slowly related my half-truth, half lie tale of Julie being upset and calling me.
Why are you calling at midnight?
Weren't you calling Julie a bitch and me a damn fool for bailing her out?
This creature I'll avoid when I come calling, which I soon plan to do.
I can't imagine them missing her Aunt Rose Abbott's service or at least calling in with their status.
I considered calling Frank Vasapolli but I would be revealing my Keene location.
We stopped for an ice cream to compose our guest though I disliked taking the time from calling Daniel Brennan to run the license plate number we'd recorded.
I considered calling Howie and learn what he'd told the detective before I blurted out something that totally contradicted what my former partner in crime had related.
Unfortunately, you were far more careless calling your tip line and a telephone code was noted and remembered by the operator.
Calling names never accomplished a thing, sir.
Daniel Brennan came calling and the county was reduced of fish by his visit.
Saddened, she considered calling him to check in when a sudden pounding at the door made her jump.
She said her mother or someone took her calling card but she didn't explain.
She rose and limped somewhat unsteadily into the kitchen, calling over her shoulder, "The sofa changes into a bed if you're too horny to make it back to the bedroom."
David Dean harbored serious doubts about leaving Lydia Larkin's apartment without either contacting the police or calling an ambulance—or maybe a lawyer.
Do you think Fitzgerald was involved with that skeleton in the mine—what you've been calling 'Martha's bones'?
Calling Mrs. Langstrom would probably have been their best lead, but that was out of the question.
Each time the phone rang, Cynthia flinched, fearing some state minion was calling to drag Martha back to his lair in the dungeons of officialdom.
It was Jake Weller's voice calling to her.
Jonathan and Señor Medena hit it off from the minute they met, and by the time he left, Jonathan was calling him grandpa.
The implication was that Castor and Pollux, knowing of the imminent collapse of the roof, had come calling with the purpose of saving Simonides's life as their payment for the poem.
The naval officer spoke in a particularly sonorous, musical, and aristocratic baritone voice, pleasantly swallowing his r's and generally slurring his consonants: the voice of a man calling out to his servant, Heah!
The military calling is the most highly honored.
The count will be calling and there's nobody there; go and gather the clothes together.
In the next room sat the count and countess respectfully conversing with the prior, who was calling on them as old acquaintances and benefactors of the monastery.
Prince Andrew did not notice that she called his sister Mary, and only after calling her so in his presence did Natasha notice it herself.
This spite increased still more when, on calling over the roll of prisoners, it was found that in the bustle of leaving Moscow one Russian soldier, who had pretended to suffer from colic, had escaped.
People have called this kind of war "guerrilla warfare" and assume that by so calling it they have explained its meaning.
Denisov at once cheered up and, calling Petya to him, said: "Well, tell me about yourself."
Vesenya!-- Vesenny! laughing voices were heard calling to one another in the darkness.
Go, go, she... is calling... and weeping like a child and quickly shuffling on his feeble legs to a chair, he almost fell into it, covering his face with his hands.
Natasha, who had long expected to be fetched to nurse her baby, now heard the nurse calling her and went to the nursery.