"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.
With every second, they were getting farther from the safety of civilization.
She grabbed a pen and a notepad, hesitating a second before pulling the top sheet off the notepad.
The line down the highway blurred for a second and she realized she had nearly fallen asleep.
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.
We had yet to see the second floor bedrooms.
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.
The lights from the lanterns dimly showed the way, but it was a gloomy journey, and they were pleased when a broad streak of light ahead assured them they were coming to a second landing.
But they knew now that there was a means of escape and so waited patiently until the path appeared for the second time.
"For the second time?" asked the Wizard, with great interest.
Then he said, Listen now to my second word of wisdom.
The second man then spoke up and said, It is true that I sold him the ground, but I did not reserve anything he might find in it.
A second time it tried to carry its load up the rough trunk of the tree, and a second time it failed.
However, I often have thought that a second sentence should follow: "Also, those who do know history are doomed to repeat it."
Second, we struggle to understand disease and impairment because we still do not know much about how the human body works, is supposed to work, or can possibly work.
Around 430 BC, Athens, embroiled in the Second Peloponnesian War, endured three years of epidemics that wiped out a third of its inhabitants.
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.
But I must confess, I had a hard time on the second day of my examinations.
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.