He leaned across the kitchen, trapping her between his two arms.
The icicles are prison bars on our windows, trapping us, prisoners to this life of sin and degradation...
Deidre and Toby stood. Katie started forward, only for the rumbling ground to drive her to her knees. Horrified, she saw the chasm form a rough circle around them, trapping them on a small island surrounded by football field wide trees and chasms too wide to jump.
There young Parkman spent his leisure hours in collecting eggs, insects and reptiles, trapping squirrels and woodchucks, and shooting birds with arrows.
McDowell, instead of marching to join McClellan, was ordered to the Valley to assist in "trapping Jackson," an operation which, at one critical moment very near success, ended in the defeat of Fremont at Cross Keys and of McDowell's advanced troops at Port Republic (June 8-9) and the escape of the daring Confederates with trifling loss.
In the simple arts of broiling and roasting meat, the use of hides and furs for covering, the plaiting of mats and baskets, the devices of hunting, trapping and fishing, the pleasure taken in personal ornament, the touches of artistic decoration on objects of daily use, the savage differs in degree but not in kind from the civilized man.
He could block the hole, but there was no way of knowing if he would be trapping them inside.
A large Oak tree had fallen across the creek in a narrow deep area, trapping debris in front of it to form a natural dam.
As many of these beetles are nocturnal, this trapping should take place at night.
Every other plan of campaign in Virginia was at once subordinated to the scheme of "trapping Jackson."
For a moment her heart leapt, fearful their light had died permanently, trapping them in this awful place.
By persistent trapping and shooting, its numbers have now been considerably reduced, with the result, however, of making it exceedingly wary, so that it is not readily caught in any trap with which it has had an opportunity of becoming acquainted.