As cotton came to the front, just at the time when machine-spinning and power-loom weaving were being introduced, the result was that in many localities where flax crops had been grown for ages, the culture gradually drooped and ultimately ceased.
Her eyes drooped and she lost consciousness again.
Destiny's eyelids drooped and paused, then opened wide.
Her eyelids drooped and she drowsed.
Adrienne watched him walk away, his shoulders drooped slightly.
Gradually her eyelids drooped and then she was dreaming again.
Langeron lifted his eyes with an expression of perplexity, turned round to Miloradovich as if seeking an explanation, but meeting the latter's impressive but meaningless gaze drooped his eyes sadly and again took to twirling his snuffbox.
Her eyelids drooped and finally she slept.