It wasn't only the children who scampered after the treasures.
The branches of the trees slithered overhead while brush and bramble scampered out of his way.
Donnie turned and ran up to her, gave her a hug and then scampered from the parlor as she entered.
His vamps scampered out of the command center to obey.
She scampered up the small hill toward the light.
It scampered to the edge of the limb and looked down at her, its bushy tail jerking up and down as it scolded her.
And they scampered away to their holes.
Believing their danger past, they sprang from their ambush and, chirruping something in their shrill little voices and holding up their skirts, their bare little sunburned feet scampered merrily and quickly across the meadow grass.
Dean scampered out the door, tripping over a dozen "Dean for Sheriff" placards, delivered overnight by one of Fred's legion.
Hannah cried out and scampered to the far side of the bathroom.
The young boy scampered back to Ryland's side, still smiling.
The ground behind her made a sucking sound, and she scampered away, staring at the swirling earth.
The mouth of the hole was nearly filled up now, but the kitten gave a leap through the remaining opening and at once scampered up into the air.
He dived off the ledge, and she scampered forward.
Katie motioned to the healer, who scampered from his corner to the bed.
They knew the kitten, by this time, so they scampered over to where she lay beside Jim and commenced to frisk and play with her.
The frightened fox scampered away as fast as it could; and Aristomenes followed, clinging to its tail.
He scampered across the lab to a fridge that held cold tools and bottles of mysterious serums, everything except what a normal person put in a fridge.