Then the sled lurched ahead in what appeared a rapid succession of jerks, though it never really came to a dead stop again…. half an inch…. an inch…. two inches….
Three others tried it in sharp succession; and one after the other they drew back, streaming blood from slashed throats or shoulders.
The wolf whirled about, pivoting on his hind legs after the fashion of Joe and of all cornered husky dogs, snarling and bristling, clipping his teeth together in a continuous and rapid succession of snaps.
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She survived a succession of catastrophes.
Some investors are nervous that the founder and CEO is elderly, but others are comforted by a rigorous succession plan.