Noticing a deck of cards on the counter, she paused.
While my relationship with Martha LeBlanc, nee Rossi, dated back to our play pen years and kindergarten days, lately we've hiked different paths, reducing our contact to Christmas cards and once a month phone calls.
We're a house of cards in a windstorm, held together by God knows what.
I can get each of you two sets of ID, birth certificate, passport, driver's license, charge cards and a brief history that will check out.
I knew from the start we were a house of cards in a windstorm, but you were the glue that held us together.
Toni grinned, took his phone, and swapped SIM cards with the new one.
While the purpose for their stay remained a mystery, their credit cards passed muster and they didn't overeat the breakfast goodies.
My pa used to play cards with Blackie Rowland.
I wanted to get all our cards out on the table, so to speak.
We don't put all our cards on the table at once, either.
"Death always has all the cards," Gabriel grunted.
I bought her one of those phone cards so she can call without Shipton knowing about it.
Why seven Valentine cards instead of six?
And I suppose Mother's day cards weren't available this time of year?
I suggest we make a date to meet back here and lay our cards on the table.
They played everything from cards to Clue, and the conversation was dominated by childhood memories shared between Alex and Katie.
She could go on feeling sorry for herself because she couldn't have children, or she could accept the cards that had been dealt her and settle for less than perfection.
It contained 78 dollars, a half-dozen credit cards, a few business cards and two pictures, one a duplicate of the desktop photo of Cynthia Byrne and the other a grade school picture Dean assumed to be of Byrne's son, Randy.
I just want to see your registration cards for March fourth.
The cards probably ain't in order, but help yourself.
As Dean began to search the cards, a teenaged boy entered with a girl no more than 16 or 17 hanging on his arm.
After ten minutes he had found 14 cards for March fourth.
He checked the room number and searched the cards until he found the occupants of the two adjoining rooms.
There are 14 cards for the fourth of March.
If Byrne was out to set up an identity he'd apply for credit cards, a driver's license, a library card and stuff like that.
I even checked out some of the banks, figuring credit cards would be most important.
"I've got one of them phone cards," he said, taking the instrument and entering the requisite numbers, then handing the phone back to Dean.
Plucking it free, he Traveled back to Texas to find the stash of credit cards and identifications Damian kept in the safe in his study.
I traded my trump cards, Sofi added.
Other manufactures of Kendal are machine-made boots and shoes, cards for wool and cotton, agricultural and other machinery, paper, and, in the neighbourhood, gunpowder.
The manufactures of Stralsund are more miscellaneous than extensive; they include machinery, playing cards, sugar, soap, cigars, gloves, furniture, paper, oil and beer.
But Lauderdale had the skill to turn the cards on Middleton, accusing him of tricking both parliament and king, and of usurping royal prerogative.
Machinery, chemicals, sugar, malt, paper, musical instruments, cotton, straw hats, tobacco, carpets, soap, playing cards, chocolate and dye-stuffs are among the manufactures.
Playing cards 400 18,950
The Chinese prepare a rouge, said to be from safflower, which, spread on the cards on which it is sold, has a brilliant metallic green lustre, but when moistened and applied to the skin assumes a delicate carmine tint.
During the World War he issued, in 1915, an order barring unneutral envelopes and cards from the mails, and after America became a belligerent he instituted a censorship designed to suppress treasonable and seditious newspapers.
In December 1529 he preached his two " sermons on the cards," which awakened a turbulent controversy in the university, and his opponents, finding that they were unable to cope with the dexterity and keenness of his satire, would undoubtedly have succeeded in getting him silenced by force, had it not been reported to the king that Latimer " favoured his cause," that is, the cause of the divorce.
4 shows the general arrangement of mounting all compass cards in the bowl.
The introduction of powerful engines causing serious vibration to compass cards of the admiralty type, coupled with the prevailing desire for larger cards, the deviation of which could also be more conveniently compensated, led to the gradual introduction of the Thomson compass.
The north point, indicated in some of the oldest compass cards with a broad arrow-head or a spear, as well as with a T for Tramontano, gradually developed by a combination of these, about 1492, into a fleur de lis, still universal.
Short fibre silks are still put through cards and treated like cotton; but the value of silk is in its lustre, elasticity and strength, which characteristics are obtained by keeping fibres as long as possible.
His formal training at Angers was altogether too slight to account for his great technical knowledge; no record, however, exists of the stages by which this was acquired except that as soon as he landed in India he began to devote fixed hours to study, giving up cards and the violin.