We plodded our way through dinner but the disappointment of the bad news phone call weighted on everyone's mind.
To escape the smiling innkeeper role, he plodded barefoot out back to the small patio, fired up the barbeque, popped the cap on the first of the last three Fat Tire Ales and stretched out on Cynthia's chaise.
Fred O'Connor plodded down the stairs carrying a wrapped present and set it by her chair.
When he could finally focus through the black of the night, he plodded forward, feet wallowing in the soft sand like a boat in a heavy sea.
Howie thanked her while I practically jumped over the counter to read over the distressed clerk's shoulder as his fingers plodded over the computer keys.
After I hung up the phone, I plodded to the kitchen where I found a half bottle of Canadian Club.
After a brief look at her, he plodded back out of the dairy.
She plodded on, willing herself to take each step, not thinking of the miles to go, but merely getting through one more painful step.
David was knee deep in a can't-put-down-able James Lee Burke mystery, while Cynthia plodded through her zillion-page saga, a real flower-presser in Dean's mind.
The realization struck Cynthia, too, and as neither had slept particularly well, both plodded through the early morning chores with few words passing between them.