They sat on the bed, playing a card game.
Cynthia was seated with two other women at a card table in front of the Post Office when Dean arrived.
Yesterday I gave her a sewing-card to do.
He made a purchase using the card earlier, just to make sure there wasn't a stop order on it.
Sofia fingered the cell phone and credit card Damian thrust into her hands on her way out the door.
The beautiful woman pulled a card from her small purse and handed it to her.
The shopkeeper grabbed the Valentino from Claudia, the credit card from Jackson, and bolted to the register.
Dean tried to take the card but the manager protested, saying it was part of his records.
Here, on a broad shelf, were several card-board boxes of various sizes, each tied with cotton cord.
Dusty gritted his teeth, feeling much like he was setting a child with a credit card free in a candy store.
They had given Martha a telephone card and asked she contact them as soon and as often as she could.
"Ask any man where he'd rather have his face—the cover of Time Magazine or a baseball card?" he said.
He dropped the bill on the counter, pocketed his card, and grabbed the garment bags.
She researches credit card processors and decides to go with PayPal for now.
Inside the card was a letter from Connie.
She left the humungous bill on Quinn's credit card, perhaps with a hint of spite.
This has to be my favorite time of year, and the one time Lon promises not to dissect our credit card bills.
The you in my heaven is the person I create in my mind, the perfect you, who never drinks his milk from the cereal bowl and remembers every birthday and holiday with the nicest card he buys the day before, and he sends roses for no reason at all....
He didn't have a Texaco charge card and they don't take Visa or MasterCard," Hunter replied, and then added, "but I've driven that route.
If I get my credit card bill and call up and dispute a charge, the benefit of the doubt is given to me, that I am telling the truth.
She began to work delightedly and finished the card in a few minutes, and did it very neatly indeed.
Her father looks in at us morning and evening as he goes to and from his office, and sees her contentedly stringing her beads or making horizontal lines on her sewing-card, and exclaims, "How quiet she is!"
He wrote "800 rubles" on a card, but while the waiter filled his glass he changed his mind and altered it to his usual stake of twenty rubles.
Why should I remember a 'Get out of Jail Free' card and not recognize my own mother, or a picture of my father or sister; or this bratty cousin?
The officer stared at her then held up an ID card with the boy's picture.
He handed her a business card and left.
Besides, she signed the register as 'Edith Jones' but her credit card said 'Edith Shipton.'
"I'll use our phone card and call from uptown," he told his wife.
Dean passed out his business card to Mayer and a few of the other workers in case anything important came to mind.
His favorite occupation when not playing boston, a card game he was very fond of, was that of listener, especially when he succeeded in setting two loquacious talkers at one another.
The card tables were drawn out, sets made up for boston, and the count's visitors settled themselves, some in the two drawing rooms, some in the sitting room, some in the library.
And strange to say Nicholas felt that he could not help taking up a card, putting a small stake on it, and beginning to play.
Rostov staked five rubles on a card and lost, staked again, and again lost.
With a sinking heart he watched Dolokhov's hands and thought, "Now then, make haste and let me have this card and I'll take my cap and drive home to supper with Denisov, Natasha, and Sonya, and will certainly never touch a card again."
The seven he needed was lying uppermost, the first card in the pack.
On all these faces, as on the faces of the crowd Petya had seen in the Square, there was a striking contradiction: the general expectation of a solemn event, and at the same time the everyday interests in a boston card party, Peter the cook, Zinaida Dmitrievna's health, and so on.
I'm sending you this card and hope to see you on your birthday if you can get away.
A numbered index card was stationed beside each item.
When it was over, he pulled a business card from his pocket that listed the location of his hotel.
He was treated overnight and paid with his insurance card and for good measure, his credit card.
Then he stole his credit card, insurance papers and god knows what else and used 'em to get patched up in Cleveland.
The credit card processor wasn't alerted?
He left the wallet with the body so no one knew the card and papers even existed, much less were stolen.
I passed the golf course, as green as an Irish post card and envied the couple strolling down the fairway.
He should put you on his Christmas card list; you took a knife and a beating on his behalf as far as I can see.
The day before, she'd found quite a few treasures, to include the backpack, a flashlight, the key locker for the cars in the garage, and Jake's wallet, which happened to have a credit card, which she had secretly used to book a flight from Tucson to Virginia.
She replaced the necklace and handed the credit card to the salesperson.
She was his current waltzing widow—first choice to fill his dance card when he wasn't surfing the net, tracking down an auction or garage sale or devouring a mystery novel.
She said her mother or someone took her calling card but she didn't explain.
Groucho couldn't wait to leave and after a call-us-if-you-hear-anything speech, he handed out a business card to each of the Deans.
Dean detected a hint of a blush from his card-playing partner.
Fred was absolutely joyous when Dean presented him with the unprocessed fingerprint card and promptly tore it into pea-size pieces.
The credit card is already recorded but I'll reverse the charge if you'd rather pay in cash.
I used my charge card and he'll trace us here.
I'm sure it's far more difficult to trace a credit card than it seems in the movies, even if your husband is trying that hard to find you.
It was probably silly of me to believe Jerome could find me, just from one little charge card transaction.
She tried to change the credit card charge to cash later when it dawned on her the guy might be able to trace it.
Cynthia just ignored them, instead watching the younger, more civilized occupants of the room play their card game.
Well, you gave me such a hard time when I didn't get you a Christmas card, until the day after, I figured I'd stock up.
But you're a full card-carrying romantic optimist.
A Christmas card come to life.
She was petrified he'd follow her, by tracing her credit card receipts, so much so she'd registered under an assumed name.
He excused himself and asked the owner if he could make a phone card call and did so, but was unsuccessful in reaching Cynthia.
He probably had a charge card up and down Second Street!
Then, as if explaining her long distance telephone expenditure added, "She got a free phone card for listening to a time share pitch."
We just took her word for the fact he chased down the credit card charge so quickly.
If Shipton traced the credit card to Bird Song, why would he call to confirm she and Donnie were here?
Then Hunter added, "No credit card receipt either but there's a raft of places between the office and the motel and they could have stopped anywhere."
Dean was down to 11 dollars and change, so he used his Visa card, holding his breath that it wasn't maxed-out while the clerk ran it through the recording machine.
I received a post card from Jeff—from Norfolk.
Dean wanted to ask what the card said but was far too civilized to ask.
Your credit card statement captures an accurate, albeit extremely abbreviated, record of your comings and goings.
But what if everyone in the nation, rich and poor, were to be mailed a $2,000 food card annually, redeemable at the grocery store for any of several hundred nutritious foods?
This is not a defense of our present age; we will come to our own report card soon enough.
I had a splendid card all ready, as if it were the fun of the game which interested him most.
Rostov submissively unbent the corner of his card and, instead of the six thousand he had intended, carefully wrote twenty-one.
At the card table he happened to be directly facing Natasha, and was struck by a curious change that had come over her since the ball.
Feeling guilty, she used the card Len had given her and dialed his number.
Betsy screamed, It's like if The Lord Jesus was standing here, writing a mother's day card to the Virgin Mary, you'd be sitting around on your asses discussing if it was really the month of May!
Katie looked to the fridge, where a small business card was stuck beneath a cartoon magnet.
Just give me back the credit card slip.
It was a sure sign he was forgiven for his irreverent try at changing the age-old ritual of greeting card purchasing.
Everything was similar: the ladies' subtle talk, the cards, the general raising his voice at the card table, and the samovar and the tea cakes; only one thing was lacking that he had always seen at the evening parties he wished to imitate.