• I have them a few minutes to absorb everything while I teased Ubie, who only had to recover from his near-death experience. I was so glad Reyes hadn't ripped him to shreds. I liked him much better un-shredded. Unlike, say, my preference for lettuce or heavy metal guitar solos.

    Darynda Jones (2012). “Fourth Grave Beneath My Feet”, p.123, St. Martin's Press