The left side of Howie's head was absent hair and a series of three dark scars were visible.
Quinn had written a random series of thirty numbers and letters which Howie repeated in a bored voice.
All our earlier actions were a series of what ifs.
What about the World Series and the Super Bowl and all that nonsense?
Her side of the conversation consisted of a short series of no's.
A series of phone calls followed.
At one point, Fate had told him a story about how he tricked the goddess into a series of agreements that landed her out of a job.
In desperation, the goddess made a series of deals with the former Dark One, Fate, Darkyn and others to alter the series of events that might see her with anyone but Gabriel.
He started the car again and drove through a series of tunnels and intersections, a virtual underground street grid, before arriving at a large garage filled with gleaming cars.
She sat on the river bank across from a series of wide, large steps leading up a hill to the park where the Arch stood, framed against a black sky.
You write a whole series of 'A's" and 'B's" and so forth.
He decided if he hadn't seduced someone by 4:15, he would enforce Plan B. Approaching the shopping district, he noticed a series 7 BMW slowing down.
The Horsemen was the tongue in cheek name given to the government program that placed a series of devices across the world, both in enemy and friendly countries.
It's a series of bunkers connected by tunnels, set up by the PMF to protect the people during the East-West War.
After a series of clicks, the lieutenant barked into the phone.
After a series of phone calls to Denver and some monstrous lies, Dean managed to finagle a slot on the bike tour, not an easy accomplishment given the short time before the popular event.
He rolled into a series of curves but he couldn't take his tear-streaked eyes from the road long enough to see if he were gaining on the other rider.
His attempts at braiding her dark hair the way she liked it had ended up in a series of knots, because he didn't quite understand how to do it and his man-sized fingers were too clumsy.
The two books mentioned remained unnoticed by the reading public, and Lotze first became known to a larger circle through a series of works which aimed at establishing in the study of the physical and mental phenomena of the human organism in its normal and diseased states the same general principles which had been adopted in the investigation of inorganic phenomena.
To understand this series of Lotze's writings, it is necessary to begin with his definition of philosophy.
In a series of repetitions of the experiment, by different observers, the following numbers were obtained for the ratio of the copper in the two chlorides: 1.98, 1.97, 2.03, 2.003, the mean value being 1.996.
But the road was nothing more than a series of rifts or cracks in the mountain, and it went zig-zag in every direction, slanting first up and then down until they were puzzled as to whether they were any nearer to the top of the earth than when they had started, hours before.
This launched a series of events that led to World War I, in which more than sixteen million people died.
As I did in foregoing sections on ignorance, disease, poverty, and hunger, I am essentially doing what logicians call constructing a proof: laying out a series of premises that build to a conclusion.
The illustrative strings and the orange stick representing the poles seemed so real that even to this day the mere mention of temperate zone suggests a series of twine circles; and I believe that if any one should set about it he could convince me that white bears actually climb the North Pole.
I have felt their hard, rough hands and realized what an endless struggle their existence must be--no more than a series of scrimmages, thwarted attempts to do something.
Her life has been a series of attempts to do whatever other people do, and to do it as well.
What she drew from the guitar would have had no meaning for other listeners, but in her imagination a whole series of reminiscences arose from those sounds.
Let the others make mistakes now! said they, arguing that our retirement to Drissa was a most shameful reverse and an unbroken series of blunders.
Had Napoleon's aim been to destroy his army, the most skillful strategist could hardly have devised any series of actions that would so completely have accomplished that purpose, independently of anything the Russian army might do.