He was going to call the doctor.
Do you want me to call Len?
If you need anything, be sure to call me.
Call me if there's any change.
"You can call your parents from the house," he said.
"I could call a taxi," she said.
Then I will drag it out of the bushes and call mamma to come and see it.
I suppose you could call it that.
I'll call an ambulance.
Beside, clothes introduced sewing, a kind of work which you may call endless; a woman's dress, at least, is never done.
Is it all right if I call Lisa now and then to see how she's doing?
"We call it policy," said Alexander.
I'll call him and see if I can get him to see the doctor.
My whole name is Zebediah; but folks just call me 'Zeb.'
As soon as she retrieved her purse and clothes, she could call Connie to come get her.
"And is that what you call justice?" asked the shah.
Her hand hung over the phone a minute as she fought with the urge to call Howard.
Lisa had time between when Howard left and Giddon arrived to call the police, but she didn't.
And like a practical Petersburg lady who knows how to make the most of time, Anna Mikhaylovna sent someone to call her son, and went into the anteroom with him.
What do you call it?
Did you call my accountant?
He had invited Miss Sullivan and me to call on him one Sunday afternoon.
She has to talk to father about it and she will call back later this morning to let me know when she will be here.
I should like to call her Lioness, for your dog.
Call the next one!
He was handsome, though she wouldn't go so far as to call him gorgeous.
You will not call me father?
His name was Francis, and because of his goodness, all men now call him St. Francis.
It wasn't the first time she had gone to bed while he was out on a call, but it was the first time she had done so away from home.
I'll call, I'll call to kiss your hand.
The French who had occupied the battery fled, and our troops shouting "Hurrah!" pursued them so far beyond the battery that it was difficult to call them back.
So why should we listen to what they call normal?
"Call him to me," said Kutuzov.
Later she remembered that Alex had asked her to call him if there was any change.
Linda gets the idea to call Facebook and see if she can advertise to people who change their status to "In a relationship."
The greater part of what my neighbors call good I believe in my soul to be bad, and if I repent of anything, it is very likely to be my good behavior.
You know you let me call you so?
Well, go on," he continued, returning to his hobby; "tell me how the Germans have taught you to fight Bonaparte by this new science you call 'strategy.'"
"Don't call him bad!" said Natasha.
They call me 'little falcon' in the regiment.
Can you call Katie while I make flight arrangements?
Would you be proud to call him a friend?
They imagined it to be a call to arms.
Katie would call it controlling.
"Young dragons, of course; but we are not allowed to call ourselves real dragons until we get our full growth," was the reply.
Many great men were glad to call him their friend, and even kings asked his advice and were amused by his fables.
Every phone call you make.
And why didn't he call me?
They call her a gestational carrier.
Curiously enough, it never occurred to me to call Greek patronymics "queer."
To the conservatives, call it a tax rebate; to the liberals, an entitlement.
We call these rights "human rights" because they apply to every single person on the planet by virtue of simply being alive.
Mr. Wilson came to call on us one Thursday.
Keep calm, I will call again tomorrow, said Metivier; and putting his fingers to his lips he hastened away.
"Shall I call up our men from beyond the hill?" he called out.
"Let us call the neighbors together and have a grand wolf hunt to- morrow," said Putnam.
Fayetteville is long distance, but I'll be glad to pay you for the call as soon as I get my things.
You'd better call one of the girls to pick you up.
The reason for this is what I call "The You Don't Know What to Ask Problem."
When the twenty minutes had elapsed and the time had come for the old prince to get up, Tikhon came to call the young prince to his father.
Order after order was issued by the French commanders that day forbidding the men to disperse about the town, sternly forbidding any violence to the inhabitants or any looting, and announcing a roll call for that very evening.
The line was silent for so long that she checked her phone to see if the call had been dropped.
Alex was away on a call when she discovered Princess in labor.
And yet, Howard made no move to call for help.
Some might call it luck, but she knew better.
How could she blame him if he wanted to call the marriage off?
Why would he call me?
Why don't you call your parents?
Still, if that were the case, she need not have brought up the telephone call at the table.
For Miss Keller to spell a sentence in the manual alphabet impresses it on her mind just as we learn a thing from having heard it many times and can call back the memory of its sound.
You call him Vaska?
I just got a call from the doctor.
Take care of yourself, and if you have any problems, call me.
Call me if you need me – and you won't be taking advantage of me.
I tried to call you on your cell phone, but I didn't get an answer.
I'll call you and come down on weekends.
Those are the ones we call antiques today.
That's what I call progress!
But I warn you, if you don't tell me that this means war, if you still try to defend the infamies and horrors perpetrated by that Antichrist--I really believe he is Antichrist--I will have nothing more to do with you and you are no longer my friend, no longer my 'faithful slave,' as you call yourself!
As proud as she was of Jonathan, it was Alex who stayed on her mind for a long time after the phone call.
The phone rang several times and then dropped the call.
He said you tried to call him.
Why were you trying to call him?
Of course, she could call Connie, but Yancey's conversation on the phone was fresh in her memory.
The local folks call this spot the writing on the rock.
Connie gave me this number to call you.
Is he listening to your phone call?
Apparently his mood had been inspired by the telephone call she made to Connie a few nights ago.
Why didn't Howard call for help?
If she could get to her telephone, she could call someone for help.
She started to call out to him, but a pretty young Indian girl emerged from those same bushes.
A quail punctuated her statement with its crisp call.
In fact, she was so keyed up when she reached her apartment that she decided to call her best friend with the news.
Did you call me to get my opinion or to tell me you're going to take the job?
I wouldn't call you dull, just inactive.
Don't call me Mr. Cade.
You may call or have friends over anytime you wish - as long as they don't interfere with your work.
Did you call your friend yet?
Tonight she would have to call her - after she and Cade returned from their ride.
Sort of a flash-back you might call it.
I'll call it a dream for lack of another word but that's not what I experienced.
But you did wake up... come back, or whatever you call it, quite easily.
There were three metal objects with dials and switches; machines I'll call them, from which the wires ran.
We plodded our way through dinner but the disappointment of the bad news phone call weighted on everyone's mind.
"I found it!" she exclaimed as soon as I answered her call.
Just a phone call or two.
It was Thursday before I got up the nerve to call my friends.
Remember in grade school when one of those bullies would put you in a half-nelson or whatever you call it, and twist your arm up your back?
If I didn't have a pregnant wife practically begging me, I wouldn't even be making this phone call.
We do know as a result of earlier tests EA, as we call it, is also part of the lure.
The announcement went on to describe what the young boy was wearing and listed a tip line phone number to call with information.
It described how Timothy's mother had left her son in their enclosed yard to answer a phone call.
Who do we call?
We can't call from here!
"Call a tip line, or the Warwick police," I said.
When I'd stopped for a breath, the woman asked where I was when I witnessed it and why I'd waited so long to call.
You made the call.
We agreed to call it a night and reconnoiter in the morning.
"We could call on our way back home, half way to New York," she answered.
He so busied himself with his silly telephone trick to call away the mother he didn't notice someone who must have been watching.
I was nearly as nervous as my first call.
She was forbidden to engage the operator in any conversation and make the call as brief as possible.
I was as nervous tonight as usual making the tip call.
Are you recording this call?
He hung up before I had a chance to end the call.
Finally, sitting by the statue in Duffy Square, I made the phone call.
Like today; you obviously didn't know who to call.
I explained how an Agent connected my call to the Delaware murder of Marcia Stonehurst.
If he can get us better and timelier information and direct us to the best place to call in our tips, we're miles ahead.
Martha made the call, saying she thought she saw a girl taking a short cut across the pond.
I waited until evening to make my momentous call to Agent Brennan.
Is there a voice scrambler so we have more security when we call in tips?
While some missing children reports listed a call number, many required a search that took valuable time.
He would be expecting my call Saturday night.
He dabbed a bloody cuticle as we discussed how to handle the call.
We agreed to limit our test to one phone call.
I waited until Monday to call Daniel Brennan.
"If you remember Eric Campbell, call me," Brennan posted on our secure web site.
Brennan gave me the phone number even though I didn't agree to call.
"I say give him a call," Martha said.
"Mr. Brennan asked me call you," I said by way of introduction.
Did he call in my plate number?
The first call was from a pay phone in Lynn, Massachusetts.
Why don't you call Brennan when we get to the office and see what he thinks about the mystical Mr. Youngblood?
She continued to type while I put in the call.
I'd call him, but of course he wouldn't be able to answer!
"I've established a non-profit group I call 'After,'" he told me.
But who is the perp, as you call him?
That's not my call.
The phone call to Daniel Brennan cranked up our level of anxiety several notches.
They call me chubby!
It read, "Don't call me for any reason for ten days."
It's your call if you don't want to go there.
He practically made me call my brother and now I'm going up to Weston Priory in Vermont and spend the week with him.
"It's not our call," Martha answered, though by her tone, I suspected she understood where I was coming from.
"Daniel Brennan wants you to call him," she announced instead.
May I call you Brenda?
Maybe I should call him myself, just to make sure.
Do you recognize when the call comes from the so-called Psychic Tipster?
At least two different people call in the tips but I'm guessing only one person is the psychic.
Once in a while, I'm off duty and a call comes to someone else but I think the tipster person maybe knows my hours, 'cause it's rare another girl has to answer.
The system drops the last two digits of the number so it's never even received at the call center.
She didn't know the call had gone through because I was waiting for her to stop talking.
Mr. Brennan posted that he wants you to call him.
She took about eighty percent of your tips at the call center.
How did the call center respond to the flood of interest?
Did the press make the connection with her death and her position at the call center?
I could call ahead for a camp site; I know the telephone area code and prefix.
I presume it will be tied to the call center eventually.
I'll call you back in an hour.
She must have cleared my call with the switchboard as I was put through directly, absent any underlings.
Was she tracing my call?
Why did you call?
I listed three facts conveyed to three different police agencies that she could call and confirm.
She only provides tips and assumes the authorities will use our call to investigate the crime and reach their own conclusions with legally obtained evidence.
Perhaps I'll call on this gentleman and ask him as I dally in Ohio.
By mutual agreement with both Daniel Brennan and Merrill Cooms, our conversations are reduced to an occasional call, for security sake.
Here, call me back on this land line.
Betsy filled mother in on the recent happenings while I placed the second call to Brennan.
Howie stammered through his side of the conversation, terminating it by saying he'd call back.
We finally decided the pros out weighted the cons and I should make the call.
My call was forwarded to a female with a mature sounding voice.
I'd put all of us at a heightened risk with my call.
I feel terrible I slipped up and they traced the phone call but it's not the end of the world.
I'd planned to ask Quinn and Martha to come in so I could tell them what I'd learned but the more I considered it, I decided a phone call was sufficient.
I owed a follow up call to both Ethel Reagan at the Boston newspaper and Agnes Delanco, at After.
"Just a sec; I'll look out the window," I answered as I hung up and dialed my next call, the office of After.
What do I call you?
I congratulated them both on a great job and terminated the call.
She tried to question me on Howie's reaction to my phone call, but I remained mum.
Give me a call when you have some answers, I said and hung up before he could say more.
Why did they call off their million dollar quest for the Psychic Tipster?
"I have to run by the house for more diapers," she said as I waved her away before resuming my call.
Give me an hour or so and a number where I can call you.
My phone call didn't break it up?
I asked her that one of them call me with the results.
"Martha didn't call Quinn," Betsy said, not wording it as a question.
Molly and Betsy elected to go home leaving me to mind the store and deal with Daniel Brennan's phone call without interruption.
All I lack is a playmate to call my own.
He asked for a contact phone number and gave me an emergency number to call.
I told him I'd have her call him first thing in the morning.
When they finished, Quinn would call Martha at home, and let her listen to the recording of the session.
I'll give her a call.
When I dialed, it went to voice mail, but he returned my call in a matter of minutes.
I'm trying to call in favors for information.
Don't make me be the one to call it quits.
The call was from California and Howie was on the line, apparently distraught.
Howie was three thousand miles away; who would come to call at this hour of the night?
It was the sound of the operator on my 911 call.
I was about to call them, it was so late and you hadn't come home.
I came to call on Mr. Abbott and had carefully shut off his power and was ready to visit when what do I see but he has company.
Then, low and behold, another visitor arrives to call on the popular gentleman!
"Call me if you get a memory flash," he said as he left.
After I found out you weren't critical, I tried to call Quinn and Howie but I didn't get through.
I'll call Merrill Cooms and let him know.
As soon as I related the news of the prior evening attack he told me he agreed it was time to call it quits.
We let Julie call in the tip!
I didn't answer and instead requested he have Quinn or Martha call me as soon as they get in.
She is the one from Surry and her name is listed as Elizabeth in the phone book but they call her Betty, or Becky or some foolish diminutive.
I could think of no one to call!
He hasn't returned my call.
When I do talk to him, I'll tell him to call you.
Yes. He said he was sorry but he and Martha said they had to call it quits and he was going back to be with his wife and child.
Unfortunately, the call went to voice mail.
I left a message, from Tommy, his so called fishing buddy, saying I had a fish story for him and requesting him to call as soon as possible.
Unfortunately, the call wasn't from Daniel Brennan.
With my mind harried with Jackson's summons, I'd temporarily forgotten my call to Daniel Brennan.
"If they're not there, call me back," Jackson said.
I explained the situation briefly and the patrolman recognized I was the object of the call he'd just received from Jackson.
"I'll talk to Ben and call you back," she said.
I'd talk to the guy if I thought it would accomplish something but he'll just say he didn't do it and it would be a waste of a phone call.
I had opted not to call ahead but according to Daniel Brennan, Humphries lived at his mission and almost never left.
Howard; that's all he'd let you call him.
He was Luke the Fluke, but you didn't call him that.
I left word I'd call from the airport in the morning and set my phone alarm in time for my early departure.
Though I was anxious to speak with Detective Jackson for an update, it was too early to call.
He'd forgone the trip to pick me up, afraid he'd miss a call for information on his sister's death.
I returned his call.
I was just going to call you for a next of kin name.
Who can I call?
"I tried to call your cell," he said.
I'd call a tip, relate details to the authorities.
Call my husband and Howie Abbott and summon them.
"I'll make the call while you listen," she said.
With a sinking feeling my call would be fruitless, I called the hospital.
Call me if you need anything, okay?
She'd left town a year ago to get away from two heartbreaks: Papa's death and Aaron's unavailability, only for him to call out of the blue when she just so happened to be in town.
You wanna call him or something?
We should just call the police.
If I'm not back in twenty minutes, go someplace safe and call the police, okay? she said, placing it on the dashboard.
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