And leave their shells behind them, in the mud of the present seas.
The only sound was the sucking sound their boots made in the mud and the soothing sound of flowing water down at the creek.
They were removing their boots in the mud room when Sarah joined them.
That morning, Cossacks of Denisov's party had seized and carried off into the forest two wagons loaded with cavalry saddles, which had stuck in the mud not far from Mikulino where the forest ran close to the road.
She jerked away, surprised, and slid in the mud toward the cliff edge.
Like an Avon notice on a doorknob, the tracks in the mud were proof of an unobserved visit.
Fitzmaurice came in and knelt in the mud at the president's feet, confessing his sins; but he remained the real victor.
In spite of the fact that the French field-pieces at once made practicable breaches in the mud walls of the fort, the defenders held out with desperate valour.
P. 146.) The food of the flamingo seems to consist chiefly of small aquatic invertebrate animals whch live in the mud of lagoons, for instance Mollusca, but also of Confervae and other low salt-water algae.
Political agitators, in order to sap the power of the Opportunist party, did not hesitate to drag in the mud one of the greatest citizens of France.