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.
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.
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.
The internal rate is 15c. (i3/4d.) per 3/4 oz.; post-cards foe.
I am fascinated by credit cards and the fact that the entire free enterprise system relies on the honesty of almost all people.
Credit cards are able to work and charge low fees because almost all transactions are honest.
In the evening, by the campfire, the men played cards and whiled away the hours in talk and sport.
I use playing cards marked in the upper right-hand corner with braille symbols which indicate the value of the card.
I used my little stock of beads, cards and straws at first because I didn't know what else to do; but the need for them is past, for the present at any rate.
When I return to my house I find that visitors have been there and left their cards, either a bunch of flowers, or a wreath of evergreen, or a name in pencil on a yellow walnut leaf or a chip.
The last could never have been the symbol of his death, for he confessed to me that, though he had heard of Brister's Spring, he had never seen it; and soiled cards, kings of diamonds, spades, and hearts, were scattered over the floor.
On the way Pierre remembered that Anatole Kuragin was expecting the usual set for cards that evening, after which there was generally a drinking bout, finishing with visits of a kind Pierre was very fond of.
Cards and supper were over, but the visitors had not yet dispersed.
The count, holding his cards fanwise, kept himself with difficulty from dropping into his usual after-dinner nap, and laughed at everything.