This the heavy junk prevented, lumbering along
behind and holding the Reindeer back by just so much dead weight.
An approximate nearness of age, a similarity in ways of thinking, a common love of fresh air, and of the rich landscape scenery through which the coach was lumbering along
,--these things, together with an indescribable magnetic something, drew us before long into one of those short-lived traveller's intimacies, in which we unbend with the more complacency because the intercourse is by its very nature transient, and makes no implicit demands upon the future.
Luckily for them they had not to decide, for lumbering along
the road, with one lamp lighted and two spavined horses in the shafts, came a heavy coach, which after a moment's suspense they recognized as the Oxford coach, the redoubtable Pig and Whistle.
One person talked of the thrill of seeing the giant lumbering along
rather than sitting quietly for examination, and another said he hoped it would be running in another 50 years.
Clearly, they cannot continue lumbering along
like this for much longer.
Albert Sammons is glorious as the expressive soloist (what a feat of fingermemory to accommodate this cut version), and Henry Wood conducts an unidentified Symphony Orchestra (my ears think they can detect a tuba lumbering along
to bolster the depleted double-basses) in this glowing sampler of the work's greater riches.
But in some places, even that small quantity causes a steady procession of trucks lumbering along
They complain that many of these heavy duty trucks and even smaller transport vehicles can be seen lumbering along
the main roads during peak hours, causing huge traffic snarls and sometimes accidents.
There have been complaints that many heavy duty trucks and even smaller transport vehicles can be seen lumbering along
main roads during peak hours, causing traffic snarls and -- increasingly -- fatal accidents.
After all, why spend 15 minutes walking my eight-yearold to school, lumbering along
the fume-filled streets carrying her cumbersome satchel, when we could nail the journey by car in just five?
Nor did he notice a large, furry creature lumbering along
the river banks on that particular trip.
But at a time when a company such as Ladbrokes (and there aren't many with a similar bodyweight) could have found themselves lumbering along
like a doped-up diplodocus, this new site has moved with the times.
On the pitch they are lumbering along
with a wafer-thin playing squad of under achievers, many of whom would struggle in any local Sunday League team, while off the field there are daily rumours of financial meltdown and unpaid invoices.
The answer is that whilst you are whizzing along superbly other lesser mortals, as you see it, may be lumbering along
. Call your prediction line for more advice...
the roads of Tyneside, these enormous contraptions stopped traffic.