Taking special care not to crimp the IV cord, she cuddled Destiny close.
Cynthia looped the coils of the telephone cord around her finger.
"Shouldn't you cut the cord?" she asked anxiously.
The simple cut reminded her of something she'd seen in movies about ancient Rome: loose-fitted and airy, it was secured by a thin cord around her neck.
The silk cord was fastened to the brass gas lamp that centered the ceiling of the room, the other end tightly knotted about her soft white neck.
I have unfastened the silken cord from the drapes and knotted it to the gas fixture above.
Then, with her back still turned toward him, she unfastened the drape cord and began tying the knot.
She had tied the silk cord to the brass gas lamp at the ceiling in the center of the room, before knotting the other end about her soft white neck.
Racing to the dairy, she jerked out a drawer and removed the book, some disposable gloves, a pair of scissors, some cord and a bottle of iodine.
She lifted her hand and the IV cord hung limply.
When do I get this umbilical cord removed?
Gabe took the necklace, looking at the two emeralds on the black leather-like cord. He'd missed his necklace after eons wearing it. He'd missed his mother and baby brother. He squeezed them in his hand in the only hug he could give his dead family.
He was bound to the porcelain fixture with a nylon cord around his ankles and one around his arms, which were tied behind him.
A drape had been torn from the dining room and the cord used to tie Fred.
The beat cop pointed to the rear room where they found Ralph hanging from a ceiling water pipe by a thin nylon cord, slowly turning until the twist of the line tightened and reversed his direction.
Dean moved behind a post, trying to get what little privacy the squad room and the length of his phone cord allowed.
Now that we've severed that umbilical cord, why don't I show you around the woods a little?
Every campaign, he gave it to her for safekeeping, in case the weapon of an enemy severed the leather cord and it was lost.
He held out a black cord with a red gem.
Jessi fumbled with the lobster clasp on the black cord necklace, completely shaken by his size and heat.
Hands trembling, she pulled off the necklace, taking her time to untangle the cord from her curls.
8) a repeating coil is placed in the cord circuit, and when two subscribers are connected together the winding connected to the line of the subscriber who is talking for the time being acts as primary, and the other, which is in the line of the listening subscriber, as secondary.
The other supervisory lamp on the cord circuit is controlled in a similar manner by the subscriber who originated the call, and as that subscriber's telephone is off the hook when the peg is inserted, the lamp is not lighted at all until the subscriber replaces the receiver.
- Typical Cord Circuit, British Insulated Co.'s System.
The Mayas have left no r cord of their institutions or of the causes of their decline, beyond what may be deduced from their ruined structures.
Meanwhile Nesvitski, Zherkov, and the officer of the suite were standing together out of range of the shots, watching, now the small group of men with yellow shakos, dark-green jackets braided with cord, and blue riding breeches, who were swarming near the bridge, and then at what was approaching in the distance from the opposite side--the blue uniforms and groups with horses, easily recognizable as artillery.
How can you chuck it in like that or shove it under the cord where it'll get rubbed?
A vein in the young man's long thin neck swelled like a cord and went blue behind the ear, and suddenly his face flushed.
When Pierre saw his neighbor next morning at dawn the first impression of him, as of something round, was fully confirmed: Platon's whole figure--in a French overcoat girdled with a cord, a soldier's cap, and bast shoes--was round.