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This that you describe must have happened a fortnight after he died.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There were no other visitors save for a man who came for a fortnight with his wife and seven children.Bin Laden’s Life on the Run, Witnessed by Al Qaeda Child Bride|Michael Daly|July 10, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Fireplace ashes are a hazard for at least a day and can remain so for as long as a fortnight, Duran says.Madonna Badger’s ‘Today’ Interview Shouldn’t Ignore Fire’s Tragic Lessons|Michael Daly|June 21, 2012|DAILY BEAST
A fortnight ago, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Turkey's prime minister, accused Israel of committing "genocide" against the Palestinians.
It appears that even the sedate Fortnight has a soft spot for star-f------.
A primitive savage makes a bow and arrow in a day: it takes him a fortnight to make a bark canoe.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
Some of the half-made hay in the meadows looks as though it had been standing out to bleach for the last fortnight.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
Who could have believed that only a fortnight ago these same figures were clean as new pins; smart and well-liking!
I shall be glad to hear from you soon, as I intend to go to Padstow in a few days and shall not return under a fortnight.Life of Richard Trevithick, Volume II (of 2)|Francis Trevithick
During that fortnight of silence the whole of the Turkish Empire has been moving—closing in—on the Dardanelles.