- "Why not take a load off? You look like you've been working yourself to the bone."
- "Elam and the Matron work me to the bone."
- "I used to be an assassin, just like you. These days, my skin is just too thin for that kind of work."
- "I've got whatever you need. No bones about it."
- "The Matron only allows me to keep the bare essentials in stock. My cupboards are bare to the bone."
- "Rough times ahead for the Brotherhood. I can feel it in my bones."