However, one was for Bassett and t'other for Ellis, so the deadlock wa'n't broken.
The situation, thanks to Martinez's stoutness, had reached a deadlock.
When the tuna is raised so high he will refuse to come any higher, and then there is a deadlock.
Why a deadlock that has lasted over a quarter of a million years?
There'd be a deadlock when a conclave started checking their ...