Yancey tossed his newspaper aside and stomped into the hallway, where he gruffly answered the intrusive caller.
He thought of Edith Shipton, impregnated by a man she hated and who seemed not to have wanted an intrusive fetus invading her life.
Dean had used a less intrusive pad and pencil with Cynthia Byrne.
He dismissed the intrusive thought.
He jumped to his feet flipping light switches and stumbling through both rooms, barely seeing still-sleeping Cynthia through eyes pinched nearly closed against the intrusive brightness.
Practically all the remaining area in these islands is occupied by metamorphic schists and gneisses which occur in great variety and with which are associated numerous dikes and masses of intrusive igneous rock.
Dykes and intrusive rocks are common.
It is penetrated by far younger intrusive masses at Slieve Gullion and Forkill.
1.53-85, with 3 maps and 3 plates; bibliography, p. 85), which shows that the axis of the territory is a high range, composed of slates and schists of undetermined age, with intrusive plutonic rocks.
Fair Head is formed of intrusive dolerite, presenting a superb columnar seaward face.
Brixianus (f) of the 6th century would be added if it were not probable that it is merely a Vulgate MS. with intrusive elements.
" I have no veneration," he said to the royal commissioners in St Andrews, before either the voluntary or the non-intrusive controversies had arisen, " for the Church of Scotland qua an establishment, but I have the utmost veneration for it qua an instrument of Christian good."
In the north-western Highlands masses of white quartzite, resting unconformably in Torridonian sandstone, run from Loch Eriboll to Skye, forming in places great conical hills and some L J Recent & Pleistocene F l Cretaceous Jurassic Trias Granite & Acid Intrusive Rocks' Permian Coal Measures, Carboniferous Millstone Grit Series Lower Carboniferous Old Red Sandstone & Devonian Silurian Ordovician Cambrian Scale, z:4,600.000 English Miles o xxxx xzxx xxxx Metamorphic Group Volcanic Rocks ® Basic Intrusive Rocks 'I +++ +++ ob.o times capping isolated mountains of red Torridon sandstone.
These intrusive masses now tower into conspicuous groups of hills - the Cuillins in Skye, the mountains of Rum and Mull, and the rugged heights of Ardnamurchan.
It forms part of an intrusive mass which, on the south and west cliffs of the island, has a columnar arrangement and is traversed by dykes of dolerite, most of which run in a northwest direction.
The sedentary population of the country villages - the fellahin, or agriculturists - is, on the whole, comparatively unmixed; but traces of various intrusive strains assert themselves.
The oldest rocks exposed are gneiss, talc-schist and serpentine, with intrusive masses of gabbro and diabase.