The subject is not important, but the depth of your feelings and the conviction in your voice may be just the thing you need to snare him!
The tarantula, like all its allies, spins no web as a snare but catches its prey by activity and speed of foot.
Perhaps the most rudimentary form of snare arose from the spinning of threads round the mouth of the tube to hold it in place.
Spiders which spin no snare are dependent for capturing prey for the most part upon their quickness or powers of lying concealed.
The lord-lieutenant twice tried to have Shane murdered; once he proposed to break his safe-conduct; and he held out hopes of his sister's hand as a snare.
As on the former occasion, the unfortunate Mamelukes fell into the snare.
Be that as it may, the snare in many instances, as in that of the Agalenidae (Tegenaria, Agalena), a family closely allied to the Lycosidae, is a horizontal sheet of webbing, upon which the spider runs, continuous with the lower half of the aperture of the tube, of which it is simply an extension.
To the web is attached a trap-line which when drawn taut holds the snare stretched and tight, and when relaxed loosens the whole structure so that the threads fall together.