She forced her legs to move faster, stumbling and almost falling in the deep sand.
She was stumbling in a senseless daze when Bordeaux caught her in his arms.
Otherwise, he would've killed her after stumbling upon her years ago.
Stairs, she ran as fast as she could without stumbling, aware of what likely followed them.
As he hurried down the narrow plank catwalk atop the penstock, he caught sight of a woman stumbling toward him.
She clung to the metal railing as if her life depended on it, stumbling toward him, blocking his progress.
Katie touched the roots ensnaring the sleeping woman's ankle. The mess baffled her, as if the roots themselves had reached out to grab Deidre's ankles instead of her slipping and stumbling into them. The gnarly roots were twisted and thick, wrapped too tightly for her to pry them apart.
There in the blur of a passing auto and mirrored in descending waves of rain was the huddled figure of Cynthia Byrne stumbling across the parking lot toward the road and the beach beyond.
Dean half-felt his way across the parking lot in his bare feet, cursing the pebbles and splashing through ankle-deep puddles at curbside before stumbling into the absolute darkness of the beach-side path.
He wallowed through the wet sand, stumbling and staggering toward the sound.
"It should have been me," he said, for the first time stumbling slightly when he moved.
She was stumbling through life in a fog.
"Where are we going?" she managed at last, stumbling after him.
He began to read, stumbling over the words after years without reading his native tongue.
By stumbling while walking on the line.
It admitted the stumbling-blocks which the Old Testament offers to every intelligent reader, and gave itself out as a Christianity without the Old Testament.
Such ideas of relation are in truth the stumbling-block in Locke's philosophy, and Berkeley's empiricism is equally far from accounting for them.
I found surprises, not in the stocking only, but on the table, on all the chairs, at the door, on the very window-sill; indeed, I could hardly walk without stumbling on a bit of Christmas wrapped up in tissue paper.
"Princesse, au revoir," cried he, stumbling with his tongue as well as with his feet.
The short, round- shouldered Captain Tushin, stumbling over the tail of the gun carriage, moved forward and, not noticing the general, looked out shading his eyes with his small hand.
And after stumbling a few staggering steps right up to the saber, he sank on the snow beside it.