That's a great deal of Trudging
Around In A Lot Of Mud, by anyone's standards.
In contrast to its title, Paean (a song of praise) has dancers trudging
in deep lunges with arms slicing the air in an arcane semaphore.
As I walked past a spiral staircase, I saw a man -- a stranger -- slowly trudging
up the steps.
You might spend the day trudging
through a swamp or climbing a rocky slope, only to find the birds aren't home.
Graham, from Hull, said: "The hardest part is trudging
through the sand and mud, it's exhausting.
After playing Norwich, disappointed fans were trudging
away from St James' Park discussing whether the money would be better invested in top-class defenders after seeing their side surrender a 2-0 lead, with one scored by Craig Bellamy, to claim only a point.
off the field dressed as a chicken, clutching the big chip which put sponsors McCain in the spotlight, I thought he - or she - was a real hero.
I'm really going to miss slapping on two hours worth of makeup, a polyester wig, panty hose, girdle, bra, and a costume, and then trudging
out in heels in the middle of a New York summer day to perform for free," Beat muses.
President Reagan told the British that Salvadorans "braved ambush and gunfire, trudging
miles to vote for freedom.
Particularly striking were a ghetto wedding procession enacted on a raised platform as cosmopolitan figures danced in front; male prisoners trudging
slowly across the stage and exiting into a brilliant light to die; a couple (Helen Starr and Dale Brannon) separated in the deportations ultimately reuniting to lead the final "Halleluya" section.
Don't fancy trudging
through mud with a load of headbangers at Reading or being forced to mingle with Radio 2 listeners at V?