But a project in which Lehman Bros. is a partner is not necessarily a death knell, real estate insiders say.
What generally happens in such cases is the death knell of increased expectations.
They wanted to sound the death knell for the campaign, file their stories, and get out of Memphis as soon as possible.
Last month, U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton sounded what many considered to be the death knell for the SNC.
And I am told it is the needle that is the death knell if one is not careful.
A heavy blow fell like a death knell on the future hopes of the colonists.
The failure to grasp this fact is the death knell of orthodox religion.
The one word the Professor's Wife spoke was like a death knell.
He watched the clock now as a man who waits for the death knell.
Let the highest types of our young manhood avoid this sin and its death knell is sounded.