A certain mothlike
quality within him kept him in the vicinity of the battle.
The front yard was enclosed by a thorny locust hedge, and at the gate grew two silvery, mothlike
trees of the mimosa family.
Perhaps in the modern day, where celebrity is everything, those businessmen who remained deaf to those appeals will find themselves drawn mothlike
to the bright lights of the Ricoh and Premiership rugby.
Doesn't this pulsating flicker draw us, mothlike
, into the light?
I'll make coffee for us." He hovered near the china cupboard, his white, lightweight hands fluttering upwards, mothlike
towards the cups and saucers.
K.'s assassination, Alan visits her in the hospital, comforting her and covering her bruised body with "mothlike
kisses." It's a cozy scene, until Oates stops us dead with a surmise that only pretends to be hypothetical: "If it excites Alan Savage to think of Iris Courtney having been the victim of a 'sexual assault' ...
That's because we have found so many plant and small animal fossils--things such as crayfish, mothlike
creatures, and fish.
Plus there have been sightings of a ginormous mothlike
creature, eerie noises coming out of phones and plug-holes - and messages of impending doom.
One of the world's most annoying pests, the tiny, mothlike
sand fly is also one of the filthiest.
Microscopic views revealed a mothlike
ear, about half a millimeter across, with a delicate drum membrane as transparent as cellophane, she says.
At dark the bats hawk for bugs instead, or an owl hunts, all wings, slow and mothlike
, till it sees a rodent.
Every Republican leader has always been tried sorely by the mothlike
attraction that some Democratic programs have for the media's GOP favorites--senators such as a John Chafee of Rhode Island, an Olympia Snowe of Maine, or a Jim Jeffords of Vermont.