I crept along the dark stairs of the Nautilus, stopping at each step to check the beating of my heart.
I crept along the carpet, avoiding the slightest sound which might betray my presence.
It crept along
the passage until it came to the very door she longed so ardently to reach.
As they crept along
, stooping low to discern the plant, a soft yellow gleam was reflected from the buttercups into their shaded faces, giving them an elfish, moonlit aspect, though the sun was pouring upon their backs in all the strength of noon.
The woods were full of the brooding stillness that often precedes a storm, and the wind crept along
their white, cone-sprinkled floors with a low, wailing cry.
She crept along
trembling with cold and hunger--a very picture of sorrow, the poor little thing!
We warily crept along
this, steadying ourselves by the naked roots of the shrubs that clung to every fissure.
His hand crept along
her bare forearm and up and partly under the elbow-sleeve.
In those cases I always stopped and held my breath till I was sure Harris had not awakened--then I crept along
Anastasiia Trach then put it away with a crosscourt kill that crept along
Based on their analysis and other information about early primates, the scientists wrote in their study, they think primate ancestors "had already become somewhat leaping specialized." The primates that crept along
the trees in their slow and deliberate motions, they suggest, would have come along later on, with the development of hand and foot characteristics that would have helped them hold onto skinnier branches.
In the distance, a homely array of squat buildings crept along
the horizon in an astonishing display of money and bad taste topped by a clear blue sky riddled at intervals by smoke from the gas flares surrounding the city.
In the act of stumbling, Greaves managed to half-hit a shot which wrong-footed four Burnley defenders and crept along
the ground and nestled snugly in the back of the Burnley net.
Judge Anthony Russell QC said Stefanie Janikiewicz, 25, was an "impeccable person" despite being nearly three times the legal limit when she crept along
the hard shoulder in May.
We crept along
a knife edge of deep, melting snow with big drops on either side, never quite sure if or when the whole lot was going to collapse, taking us with it.