Her age must have been mentioned at least a half-dozen times in the last six trips.
That left only a dozen mules and the bay.
That and a couple dozen others.
There are probably a half dozen of them waiting out there in the grass.
The last thing I want is a half-dozen little brats running around here tearing things up.
He served about a dozen years for rape in California and dropped out of sight after he was released.
His paper work checks out and he's visible but blurry a half dozen times on hotel video cameras.
I closed my eyes as I thought of a dozen questions about security breach.
He wore headphones and spoke into a microphone, simultaneously responding to half a dozen chat windows open on this computer.
His phone rang, and he answered, expecting the woman to return his call with a few dozen apologies.
The room was as still as a graveyard despite the dozen Guardians there.
The mention of him reminded her of her cramped stomach and the half dozen failed attempts to eat normal food.
Dean considered a further prompt, but a dozen years of dealing with attorneys taught him it would be both unsuccessful and unwise.
"I should have bought a dozen of these!" she exclaimed.
There's only a half dozen Lucky Strikes.
What he saw was exactly how he pictured it: undisciplined scrambling by about a dozen Immortals in uniform.
She stopped a dozen meters before the edge of the forest, wondering if there was any sort of hazard in being so close to whatever it was causing the lake to be green in the first place.
And you randomly assign him new moms every few dozen years and then send Gabriel to pick them off at the end.
His multimillionaire father's picture was on the wall, and he owned two dozen restaurants in the Annapolis area, including this one.
You try but you can't protect me, Rhyn, which you've proven a dozen times over.
Gabriel was sitting alone on top of one of the half dozen picnic tables.
He changed forms in midair and dropped the half dozen feet to the ground, smelling Toby.s blood as he landed near it.
He was hundreds of thousands of mortal years old, but less than half a dozen in angel years.
"We'd like to start afresh, preferably in the place we intend to raise half a dozen unruly kids," he said.
"This," said the man, taking up a box and handling it gently, "contains twelve dozen rustles--enough to last any lady a year.
The Wizard's sword-blade snapped into a dozen pieces at the first blow he struck against the wooden people.
If she has good luck she will bring us an elephant, or a brace of rhinoceri, or perhaps a few dozen people to stay our hunger.
"You might have bought half a dozen such whistles with the money I gave you," said his mother.
It tried three times, four times, a dozen times, twenty times--but always with the same result.
Smallpox affected the rich and the poor and it changed the course of history: It killed Queen Mary II of England in 1694, King Louis I of Spain in 1724, Emperor Peter II of Russia in 1730, and King Louis XV of France in 1774, and changed the succession to the thrones of nations a dozen more times.
Whether this will be by growing working copies of the genes and administering them to a patient, by introducing a nanobot that fixes them, or by any of the dozen other methods currently being developed, I do not know.
By one count, presently thirty thousand weight-loss diets have been published (when it would seem like a dozen or so might suffice).
Each load looks as if it contained the contents of a dozen shanties; and if one shanty is poor, this is a dozen times as poor.
My house was on the side of a hill, immediately on the edge of the larger wood, in the midst of a young forest of pitch pines and hickories, and half a dozen rods from the pond, to which a narrow footpath led down the hill.
He was about twenty-eight years old, and had left Canada and his father's house a dozen years before to work in the States, and earn money to buy a farm with at last, perhaps in his native country.
Often after collecting alms, and reckoning up twenty to thirty rubles received for the most part in promises from a dozen members, of whom half were as well able to pay as himself, Pierre remembered the masonic vow in which each Brother promised to devote all his belongings to his neighbor, and doubts on which he tried not to dwell arose in his soul.
He took a dozen bounds, not very quickly, letting the borzois gain on him, and, finally having chosen his direction and realized his danger, laid back his ears and rushed off headlong.
Nicholas, who, as the roads were in splendid condition, wanted to take them all for a drive in his troyka, proposed to take with them about a dozen of the serf mummers and drive to "Uncle's."