Cynthia looped the coils of the telephone cord around her finger.
Dean moved behind a post, trying to get what little privacy the squad room and the length of his phone cord allowed.
"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.
Now that we've severed that umbilical cord, why don't I show you around the woods a little?
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.
Taking special care not to crimp the IV cord, she cuddled Destiny close.
Every campaign, he gave it to her for safekeeping, in case the weapon of an enemy severed the leather cord and it was lost.