But Joe blocked the two, ducked a third, stepped to the side to avoid a fourth, and was then driven backward into a corner by a hurricane of blows.
But Joe covered up, blocked, and fell into a clinch.
It is that the spot where Moses and his people passed is now so blocked up with sand that the camels can barely bathe their legs there.
This canal answered all commercial purposes to the age of Antonius, when it was abandoned and blocked up with sand.
The road passed through the town, where men seemed to be beating brass and crying "Water," where the passage was blocked
by mules and cleared by whips and curses, where the women walked barefoot, their heads balancing baskets, and cripples hastily displayed mutilated members; it issued among steep green fields, not so green but that the earth showed through.