This species of snake is not poisonous, and kills its prey by crushing it
to death, making it into a pulpy mass, with scarcely a bone left unbroken, after which it swallows its meal.
Well, being asked by his friend, my father told at supper the whole story of the tulip, or rather of the bulb, and of his own fine exploit of crushing it
When traffic coming the other way stopped for the crash, a second big- rig tractor - this one traveling without a trailer - swerved across the center line and hit a Ford Ranger pickup truck head-on, running it over and crushing it
If you can imagine an animal, from mice to kittens and puppies, taped and tied to the floor and having a woman slowly crushing it
to death,'' Conners said.