She did several dishes and then heard a chair scrape the floor behind her.
The two lowered their weapons in response, and she sheathed her knives with a glance at the blood bubbling on the scrape on her arm.
Reaching the wall, Deidre ignored the scrape of concrete against her hands and knees as she clambered on top.
She heard herself scrape against the wall as she fell and was out before she hit the floor.
Maybe you'd like me to hike out to the highway and scrape up some road kill for supper.
Finally, she felt rocks scrape one leg, and Lana lifted her head.
With a clatter and scrape, the rocking chair turned on its side and skid several feet across the porch.
Her skin grew so sensitive, the scrape of sand and heat of his hands were almost orgasmic.
As for most penitents, all they cared for was to scrape through by the skin of their teeth.
Pieces of paper punctured with small holes are placed over the trays in which the hatching goes on; and the worms, immediately they burst their shell, creep through these openings to the light, and thereby scrape off any fragments of shell which, adhering to the skin, would kill them by constriction.
Then he uses the flattened end of the dipper to scrape away any little residue there may be left around the orifice, and proceeds to prepare another pipe.
Glacier, ice), to glance off, the change in form being influenced by grate," to scrape, scratch (Fr.
This is a nice scrape you've got me into, isn't it?
"As for that, we are in the same scrape ourselves," answered Dorothy, cheerfully.
In some places, within my own remembrance, the pines would scrape both sides of a chaise at once, and women and children who were compelled to go this way to Lincoln alone and on foot did it with fear, and often ran a good part of the distance.