"Eventually we will pay it down...if we keep making our monthly payments, we will pay it down." "Yes, eventually you will...but do you want to know how far out eventually is?"
"And when I locked eyes with Todd, I saw that he was furious and sheepish at the same time, like my defense had hurt his pride. What had happened, or what was happening between us?"
"Both benches emptied and small pockets of shoving matches and full-fledged fights began to break out around the diamond. Sox started Bill Lee, who arrived at home plate to aid Fisk, began throwing haymakers of his own, but he was punched in the back of the head by Mickey Rivers and he fell on the pile."
"Maggie marveled over Scamp's scutes. Then she realized the other eggs were hatching too. 'Mom come quick!' she yelled."
"He put each flat circle on the griddle, and turned it over and over until it was fully cooked. Soon he had a big basket filled with fresh tortillas."
"Bluebird lights and eats his fill. That busy-busy bird sings a happy trill."