Miss Polly cleared her throat
, and tried to swallow the lump that would scarcely let her speak.
Each in her turn stepped forward to the edge of the platform, cleared her throat
, held up her manuscript
My friend and her sister left the hospital and exited the main corridor which leads to all wards, when a lady cleared her throat
and spat on the pavement outside.
After an uncomfortable minute, a frail 87 year-old tentatively rose from her pew, cleared her throat
and started warbling.
Jo cleared her throat
and said: "Does anyone have a recipe for mackerel pate?"
But the former Dundee and Celtic playmaker spent enough time here to know the fat lady hasn't even cleared her throat
The young mother leaned back and cleared her throat
. Her eyes teared and her voice quivered as she explained how her baby disappeared.
Momma cleared her throat
and told Uncle Beasley that Miss Perkins was our guest, and that the dinner table was not the right place for fool talk.
She chatted to her friends, incessantly rustled a carrier bag, frequently cleared her throat
, got up to go to the toilet, grabbing the back of my chair to do so, slurped from a cola bottle and then belched in my ear.
Something called an iPod Nano I managed to break before the Queen had even cleared her throat
by trying to squeeze a CD into the back of it.