Word usage examples
After two hours, with almost everything classified, Salley leaned back in her chair and, staring through the screens, saw a few cottonwoods, a car up on cinder blocks, and the empty gravel parking lot behind a shabby roadhouse some distance down the highway.
Leyster leaned forward in his chair and stared at Salley, frowning and unblinking.
Griffin dropped into his office and wrote two memos: One was to the woman responsible for the seating arrangements, telling her to shift Leyster to the Borst-Campbell table and Salley to the furthest table from him.
Griffin neatly positioned papers across the tabletop and Salley poured herself a glass of water, Robo Boy returned the jerrycan to its place beside the time beacon.
She was a good twenty years older than the Gertrude Salley who had just left, and there was a small, moon-shaped scar by the corner of her mouth.
Tom told you to make sure that Robo Boy heard that Leyster and Salley would be leading the first Baseline expedition.
Any vector of Salley we could reach would be the linear descendant or predecessor of the one here with us, and completely blameless.
If he was going off-track, he wanted Salley with him, and Jimmy as well.
But, though he mellowed in later life, Jimmy in his younger days was every bit as hard to handle as Salley herself.
In which case, at that long-ago orientation lecture, Salley would have been simply feeding them their own speculations, repackaged as hers.