The copestone which Absalom put on his plot when all was ripe for execution was of a piece with the whole undertaking.
For small erections may be finished by their first architects; grand ones, true ones, ever leave the copestone to posterity.
The horrid shrieks of the Chouette served to place the copestone on the fury of the Schoolmaster.
The edifice of German nationality still requires the copestone for the completion of the structure.
It was reserved to his successor to raise it, as the martyr had predicted it would be raised, even to the copestone.
The justices and councilors of a supreme court, the copestone of the judiciary, were nominated by the same body.
Then Mrs. Ross did something more wonderful than all this—the very climax and copestone of her unwonted melting of heart.
Abruptly he swung his feet down from the copestone to the floor of the veranda.
The universe is finished; the copestone is on, and the chips were carted off a million years ago.