"Well the Levin Bill and the IPO appeared on the same day-a pure coincidence."
"We had to take a train back to our little apartment the very next day-a trip of some thirty hours, and very hard on my poor Macha."
"He had blood results come back from the lab as a match for a break-in at a jewelry store, and a suppression hearing in superior court, and already on his desk was the first new complaint of the day-a theft of wallets in which the credit cards had been used, leaving a trail for Patrick to trace."
"It was an auspicious day-a Friday at the end of the month."
"At the far end of the pocket was a patch of green where sun must fall during some part of the day-a twisted, ancient tree, a few flourishing bushes, some grasses-all surrounding a tiny pool of water fed by a mere drip of a spring that trickled down the side of the rock through that hole above."