Slowly the facts were beginning to seep through the layer of shock.
As he spoke, he peeled off his shirt to reveal a whip-like, muscular upper body coated by a thin layer of tan skin.
The Atlanta night was muggy and dark; a thin layer of smog trapped the city's light and made the sky glow an eerie yellow-orange.
Adding another layer of separation between past-Deidre and his mate settled some of his turmoil.
She grimaced when he peeled back the final layer of bandages to reveal the gouge and broken bones beneath.
The grids with issues popped up as a layer over the hologram of the existing battles.
I lost a wheel and a layer or two of skin.
The leaves quickly fell to the ground, forming a thick layer everywhere.
The sun had melted a thin layer of water over the ice in the water trough.
Instead of dirt, the floors were made of hardwood so rich that the layer of dust couldn't hide its beauty.
Although a thick layer of clouds hid the sun, the air wasn't any cooler.
With large, brown eyes and dark hair, she was toned and tall, a model's body with an extra layer of muscle.
A layer of dung about 8 or io in.
It may be obtained as a dark brown amorphous powder by placing a mixture of io parts of the roughly powdered oxide with 6 parts of metallic sodium in a red-hot crucible, and covering the mixture with a layer of well-dried common salt.
For this reason the altar, as representative of the universe, is built in five layers, representing earth, air and heaven, and the intermediate regions; and in the centre of the altar-site, below the first layer, on a circular gold plate (the sun), a small golden man (purusha) is laid down with his face looking upwards.
A fur- ‘ - ther peculiarity of this type of colony is that theentire coenosarcal complex is covered externally by a common layer of ectoderm; it is not clear how this covering layer is developed.
She did not know and would not have believed it, but beneath the layer of slime that covered her soul and seemed to her impenetrable, delicate young shoots of grass were already sprouting, which taking root would so cover with their living verdure the grief that weighed her down that it would soon no longer be seen or noticed.