And that was when I realized the 1920s had come to a screeching halt.
She would come in pretty fast, and come to a screeching halt in the driveway and that was always kind of a joke.
But it all came to a screeching halt with the crash of 2008.
Given a screeching demagogue and an evenhanded, mild-mannered technocrat, people will always be more drawn to the former.
Weeks later, the heightened pace of deal-making came to a screeching halt.
They were screeching as if in anger, but still remained perched on the tree, which they probably mistook for a gibbet.
He clung there, flapping his wings and screeching at the top of his voice.
There were no screeching horns, no riotous boys and girls hurling confetti.
He came in, and heard the hooping, and screeching, and roaring.
But preferable to the croaking frogs and 25 screeching owls of farm life, said the girl quickly.
Inferior whiskey; PANTHER PISS (1902+), rotgut