Well, let's see what Dracula's Secret has on its 77th page.
Ok, so it's more like seven and a half lines, but I wasn't going to cut the sentence in half.
Lucifer’s blood, Valerie thought, save her from stupid mortal antics. If the child got trampled, she would never get inside to finish her job.Impatiently, she snatched the child up by the straps of her overalls. When the cub wailed in fear, Valerie slung an arm under the diaper-stiff denim and held the girl against her shoulder. Unthinking, she patted the heaving back in ancient, soothing rhythms of comfort.
I hope this makes you want to read more!