He was coiled and ready to snap if the Watcher so much as looked at her too long.
He tried to block that day from his mind as he played out the coiled rope from over his shoulder and moved backwards down the slope.
She tossed the fish back to the ocean and coiled the rope, hiding it beneath several small rocks in the back of the cave.
Kris pursed his lips, wanting to release the curses coiled on his tongue. He looked her over. She'd at least worn sturdy shoes, long pants and shirt. She was in decent shape, slender and toned from Pilates and the gym.
He helped her into the saddle, which was entirely unnecessary, and then lifted a coiled rope from the fence post.
She ignored the voice of the creature coiled restlessly within her.
Charles was coiled, as if ready to take a bite out of her.
The boiler consists of similar pipe coiled up to form a fire-box, inside which the furnace is lighted.
The coiled pipe firebox of the high-pressure hot-water system previously described may be also classed with boilers.
Shell spirally coiled; operculum horny; intertentacular lobes absent.
Shell not coiled, symmetrical; pallial cavity ventral.
The drum, when round ropes are used, is a plain broad cylinder, with flanged rims, and cased with soft wood packing, upon which the rope is coiled; the breadth is made sufficient to take the whole length of the rope at two laps.
Having unwound the string that tied the band on one leg, he carefully coiled it up and immediately set to work on the other leg, glancing up at Pierre.
The tightly coiled spring was released, the clock began to whirr and the chimes to play.