"Second," Katie cut in, "His father's family has been in this country longer than yours."
From the foyer, they entered a huge room with a wide staircase that curved gracefully from the balcony on the second floor.
As if bent on assisting her, the weather turned steamy when it entered the second week of June.
Was he having second thoughts as well?
She grabbed a pen and a notepad, hesitating a second before pulling the top sheet off the notepad.
He looked startled for a second, and then his eyes flashed, the brows furrowing into one.
In the second place, I'm not going to play doctor.
Yours is the second offer I've had this trip and I want to make sure I get the best deal.
She sat down because the code of conduct about standing while guarding took second place to comfort.
For a second she thought he was going to smile.
Retracing her steps, she advanced down the second hallway.
By the end of the second day, she had adapted to the guests and felt completely at ease - a state that Claudette apparently wanted to shatter.
The second time was when she married Quinn LeBlanc.
Our second choice is fingering the abductor.
We agreed to stop, eat and bed down for our second night in captivity.
The second man's hand clamped on the first man's shoulder.
It was her second morning in the tub.
She was silently thanking the heavens for rescuing her, until one of the men in black entered the garage and began shooting the downed men a second time around.
"Yes. Uncle Bill Hugson married your Uncle Henry's wife's sister; so we must be second cousins," said the boy, in an amused tone.
"By the way," said the man with the star, looking steadily at the Sorcerer, "you told us yesterday that there would not be a second Rain of Stones.
This second one was a Rain of People-and-Horse-and-Buggy.
"Oh, it's only some old robins!" said the second lawyer, whose name was Hardin.
Then he said, Listen now to my second word of wisdom.
The shah turned to the second man: "Have you a daughter?"
First, in the magnitude of what it claims, and second, in the degree to which it differs from what pessimists predict.
The second methodology error that futurists often commit is the exact opposite of the first.
Second, the real promise of GM crops will not necessarily come about from the food industry.
She was also second cousin to Robert E. Lee.
The first day I had Elementary Greek and Advanced Latin, and the second day Geometry, Algebra and Advanced Greek.
Last year, my second year at Radcliffe, I studied English composition, the Bible as English composition, the governments of America and Europe, the Odes of Horace, and Latin comedy.
We observe cats and dogs acquiring the same second nature.
He who is only a traveller learns things at second-hand and by the halves, and is poor authority.
When I was building, one of these had its nest underneath the house, and before I had laid the second floor, and swept out the shavings, would come out regularly at lunch time and pick up the crumbs at my feet.
But in Princess Drubetskaya's case he felt, after her second appeal, something like qualms of conscience.
And what a voice she has; though she's my daughter, I tell the truth when I say she'll be a singer, a second Salomoni!
A second and a third cannon ball flew past.