Word usage examples
I will lie awake for hours on end, incessantly checking my watch, plumping and punching my pillow, thrashing and turning on my mattress as if wrestling a foe, before sleep at last whelms over me only to subside a minute later when I am disturbed by the slightest noise or provoked by the jagged shard of an unremembered dream.
First of all the force of the wind when aroused beats on the harbours and whelms huge ships and scatters clouds.
The only trouble is that most venoms act too fast to give the victim much lime for truth-telling.
The only trouble is that most venoms act too fast to give the victim much time for truth-telling.
The fact of the matter is that the snake venoms are about the safest of poisons for the criminal to use, for the reason of the difficulty they give in any chemical analysis.
The fact is, that snake venoms are about the safest of poisons for the criminal.
Deprived of the proper shape of her body, her frustrated flesh still attempted to manufacture the venoms of her emotions.
Her healing instruments include three snakes, Mist, Grass and Sand, whom she uses as living biochemical laboratories, altering their venoms into various medicinal drugs.
Totemic spirits traveled too, but as long as members of the clan had their amulets, their totems could track them from the cave and come when they were needed.
I meditate for the totems of the two babies, I will ask for hers, too.