He never expected to see the blue sky again or the trees around the fortress, let alone sip sweet tea and nibble on berry scones.
He took a sip from his glass and avoided her eyes.
Alcohol buffered her from her all-out panic, enough so that she was able to sip coffee without dropping the mug.
He took a sip and found the flavor actually pleasing.
Insects, especially running insects, which have followed the track of honey glands upwards from the stem along the leaf, reach the mouth of the pitcher, and in their efforts to sip the attractive marginal glands fall over into the liquid.
He took another sip of his coffee and then absently set it on the window sill.
Taking a sip of the wine colored liquid, he sat the glass in a coaster on the smooth mahogany desk and dropped the letter beside it.
She took a sip and barely concealed her disappointment.
She grabbed the coffee cup and took a sip as she stepped around him.
The creature's third sip drove her into the darkness between consciousness and sleep.