Acquaintances were shallow and many, but if a person had one true friend in a lifetime, they were blessed.
When they stopped beside a wide shallow creek, he crouched with his back to her.
There were tears on her face, and her breathing was shallow and ragged.
Instincts took her in the direction of the stream, and she reached the top of a shallow ravine in whose valley the stream flowed.
Shadows chased her up the stairs and flew down the halls, coating the floors and walls in shallow, black fog.
Deep holes in the ground, rimmed with black, pockmarked the shallow valley.
Dean examined the ground for tracks but the water, which while shallow, in most places covered the width of the narrow passageway and obliterated any footprints.
He crossed to it and saw a shallow bowl filled with water.
His breathing was shallow and fast.
There was no easy way to the edge of the ravine, and it looked too shallow along most places to make a jump pay off.
Her heartbeat was shallow and fast; her head felt like it was in a clamp.
She walked through shallow stone valleys and hopped across boulders and shale toward the sun, casting frequent looks over her shoulder to make sure she wasn't being stalked by a shape-changing demon with an attitude.
Speechless, Katie couldn.t help thinking Gio was as shallow as her sister.
She trailed the two couples up shallow stairs and took the seat beside Evelyn not occupied by Romas.
Her left foot found the first shallow step, and she took another step back, her eyes pinned on the second kitten running along the table.
He trotted up a set of shallow stairs chiseled into the mountain to the helipad where Dan waited.
Instead of retreating into the forest—the way they'd come—he walked behind a boulder and started up a set of long, shallow steps leading up the mountain.
The first reached the nearby stream and stumbled, falling to his knees in the center of its shallow waters.
He snatched her before she went under and dragged her back to the shallow waters, carefully maneuvering her upper body onto the small boulder Hilden had placed earlier.
Scrambling to her feet again, she stumbled to shallow water.
How could he think she was so shallow - so cheap?
His attention shifted to his mother, whose breathing was shallow enough, he barely heard it with his super sensitive hearing.
Brandon rolled his eyes before he disappeared down the same shallow hallway Ashley had.
They are fresh, shallow and tideless.
Its proximal end forms a shallow cup for articulation with the outer condyle of the humerus; the distal end bears a knob which fits into the radial carpal.
One day Miss Sullivan attracted my attention to a strange object which she had captured basking in the shallow water.
Children ask profound questions, but they often receive shallow answers, or, to speak more correctly, they are quieted by such answers.
Walden, being like the rest usually bare of snow, or with only shallow and interrupted drifts on it, was my yard where I could walk freely when the snow was nearly two feet deep on a level elsewhere and the villagers were confined to their streets.
A hunter told me that he once saw a fox pursued by hounds burst out on to Walden when the ice was covered with shallow puddles, run part way across, and then return to the same shore.
Prince Vasili is a shallow braggart and his son, no doubt, is a fine specimen, he grumbled to himself.
Marya Ignatevna Peronskaya, a thin and shallow maid of honor at the court of the Dowager Empress, who was a friend and relation of the countess and piloted the provincial Rostovs in Petersburg high society, was to accompany them to the ball.