Mormon's trick had scored, but it was an old one and had its counter-move.
They had made their counter-move exactly as Tomlinson had surmised.
This is the counter-move by which she responds to the shifts of the quarry.
It was important to choose the right moment for the counter-move.
There is practically no counter-move to this form of attack.
Their kidnapping of Miss Tuppence is the counter-move to your escape.
They made no counter-move of any kind, and said nothing and seven days slipped past.
It is the story of what might be called a game of chess between me and him; for I never made a move, but he made a counter-move.
Death sits on the other side of the board, and for every move he has a counter-move.
Douglas, in constant attendance, watched every move of the opposition and was instant with the counter-move.