Together we might peruse some of the more notable entries submitted to that inane contest in case a gem lays molding in the rubble heap of stupid begging missives from fantasying idiots.
Jule had moved and collapsed in a heap a few feet away.
She wilted to a heap and fell to the floor.
"Wimps!" she called, as she set off at a quick pace beneath a heap of gear that nearly buried her small frame.
She has done this deed for so many others, but I can't bear to heap more sin on my blackened soul and kill unborn this result of my Joshua's love.
Given what he's hearing and seeing now, it makes a heap of sense.
The vampire landed in a heap at his feet, whimpering.
She let go, dropping into a heap on the ground then vaulting to her feet and running.
The leathery coils of its shiny body lay in a heap, stacked at least three tiers high.
The Original Other lay in a heap on the ground, his throat shredded.
In building up the heap a number of narrow vertical passages are left to afford a draught for the fire.
The meaning of the name may be "the stone heap"; but it is not necessarily a Hebrew word.
1-29), who made it "a heap for ever, even a desolation."
It has also been identified with a mound now called et-Tell (" the heap"), but though the name of a neighbouring village, Turmus Aya, is suggestive, it is in the wrong direction from Bethel.
They tore off the wings, for which they had no further use, and the Wizard piled them in a heap just outside the entrance to the cavern.
When I next saw her she was a formless heap of cotton, which I should not have recognized at all except for the two bead eyes which looked out at me reproachfully.
The tongue is so serviceable a member (taking all sorts of shapes, just as is wanted),--the teeth, the lips, the roof of the mouth, all ready to help, and so heap up the sound of the voice into the solid bits which we call consonants, and make room for the curiously shaped breathings which we call vowels!
He gazed into the cellar from all sides and points of view by turns, always lying down to it, as if there was some treasure, which he remembered, concealed between the stones, where there was absolutely nothing but a heap of bricks and ashes.
However, a still greater part of this heap had a different destiny from what was intended; for, either because the ice was found not to keep so well as was expected, containing more air than usual, or for some other reason, it never got to market.
This heap, made in the winter of '46-7 and estimated to contain ten thousand tons, was finally covered with hay and boards; and though it was unroofed the following July, and a part of it carried off, the rest remaining exposed to the sun, it stood over that summer and the next winter, and was not quite melted till September, 1848.
Nicholas submitted to him, and at one moment prayed to God as he had done on the battlefield at the bridge over the Enns, and then guessed that the card that came first to hand from the crumpled heap under the table would save him, now counted the cords on his coat and took a card with that number and tried staking the total of his losses on it, then he looked round for aid from the other players, or peered at the now cold face of Dolokhov and tried to read what was passing in his mind.
In a third place a crowd of bees, crushing one another, attack some victim and fight and smother it, and the victim, enfeebled or killed, drops from above slowly and lightly as a feather, among the heap of corpses.
Deserted Moscow had to burn as inevitably as a heap of shavings has to burn on which sparks continually fall for several days.
Sitting silent and motionless on a heap of straw against the wall, Pierre sometimes opened and sometimes closed his eyes.