The line was silent for a few moments and then Mary let loose with a heavy sigh.
The voice on the other end of the line responded dryly.
The announcement went on to describe what the young boy was wearing and listed a tip line phone number to call with information.
He had fastened one end of the strap to a wheel of the buggy, and now he let the line dangle over the side of the house.
She was near the line of what she was there to do, if not over it.
The four freight wagons pulled into a single line behind her.
"Betsy is on the extension line," I told him.
"She sure isn't the biggest spoon in the soup line," Quinn muttered.
There was a fine line between protecting and smothering, though.
The line down the highway blurred for a second and she realized she had nearly fallen asleep.
His lips formed a hard line and his eyes turned cold.
He paused only long enough to locate her, and then made a straight line for her.
We conveyed the meager information to a national tip line, fearing it might be too little too late.
We need a tip line that will guarantee what we say is taken seriously and acted upon with haste.
Having inspected the country opposite the Shevardino Redoubt, Napoleon pondered a little in silence and then indicated the spots where two batteries should be set up by the morrow to act against the Russian entrenchments, and the places where, in line with them, the field artillery should be placed.
"Why's that fellow in front of the line?" shouted somebody at him again.
The line was silent for so long that she checked her phone to see if the call had been dropped.
"Call a tip line, or the Warwick police," I said.
She searched out other tip line numbers and the Warwick Police as well.
A special tip line was established.
I learned to recognize the same voice answering the line most of the time, though my voice was scrambled to her ears.
When I assured him we were indeed speaking on a secure line he took a deep breath.
Is the tip line compromised?
I caught MBTA Silver Line to South Station, for my 11:15 departure.
I've found over reaction produces results, a lesson from my tip-line experiences.
Detective Carl Dick remained on the line with Jackson for most of the three mile trip.
Unfortunately, you were far more careless calling your tip line and a telephone code was noted and remembered by the operator.
Then the line was let down again for Zeb to climb up by.
A third way to predict the future that I believe is reliable rejects both the slavish following of the straight line and the purely speculative approach.
The country requires a minimum wage because workers paid below the poverty line have an added cost on society.
He worked to apply a means test, pared the rolls back, then died; the rolls swelled again, and his successor again tried to bring them in line, but it was hard.
In historical works on the year 1812 French writers are very fond of saying that Napoleon felt the danger of extending his line, that he sought a battle and that his marshals advised him to stop at Smolensk, and of making similar statements to show that the danger of the campaign was even then understood.
And not only was Napoleon not afraid to extend his line, but he welcomed every step forward as a triumph and did not seek battle as eagerly as in former campaigns, but very lazily.
In this letter Prince Andrew pointed out to his father the danger of staying at Bald Hills, so near the theater of war and on the army's direct line of march, and advised him to move to Moscow.
The plan was based on the fact that the French line of operation was too extended, and it proposed that instead of, or concurrently with, action on the front to bar the advance of the French, we should attack their line of communication.
Give me five hundwed men and I will bweak the line, that's certain!
"I give my word of honor as a Wussian officer," said Denisov, "that I can bweak Napoleon's line of communication!"
That part of the line was not entrenched and in front of it the ground was more open and level than elsewhere.
In the disposition it is said first that the batteries placed on the spot chosen by Napoleon, with the guns of Pernetti and Fouche; which were to come in line with them, 102 guns in all, were to open fire and shower shells on the Russian fleches and redoubts.
Along that line of thought such a deduction is indubitable, as indubitable as the deduction Voltaire made in jest (without knowing what he was jesting at) when he saw that the Massacre of St. Bartholomew was due to Charles IX's stomach being deranged.
Near by, the campfires were dimly burning among the French Guards, and in the distance those of the Russian line shone through the smoke.
In line with the knoll on both sides stood other guns which also fired incessantly.