Contrary to my expectation this gave me no relief; the light seemed rather an added danger, for I reflected that it would shine out under the door, disclosing my presence to whatever evil thing might lurk outside.
We still dwell in the Valley of the Shadow, lurk in its desolate places, peering from brambles and thickets at its mad, malign inhabitants.
The foul fiend may lurk
beneath a garment of light.
And for fear that the idea may still lurk
in some minds that my preceding years of drinking were the cause of my disabilities, I here point out that my Japanese cabin boy, Nakata, still with me, was rotten with fever, as was Charmian, who in addition was in the slough of a tropical neurasthenia that required several years of temperate climates to cure, and that neither she nor Nakata drank or ever had drunk.
This really was seen, and perhaps it was the same serpent which two hundred years before had been known to lurk
about the countryside.
A rifle, a score of them, a thousand, might lurk
in that fringe by the stream.
His heart is seared and contracted by this struggle, the current of life sets toward the brain, and the callousness of the Parisian is the result--the condition of things in which schemes for power and wealth are concealed by the most charming frivolity, and lurk beneath the sentimental transports that take the place of enthusiasm.
But very soon I heedlessly made acquaintances; danger lurks hidden beneath the rash confiding friendships that have so strong a charm for youth, and gradually I was drawn into the dissipated life of the capital.
Shall I lurk
about this country like a thief, with such intentions?
There are moments of serious psychological debate but it's really all about the terrors that lurk
for the innocent sleeper.
Fear and unimaginable horrors lurk
around every corner and in every shadow of The Evil Within.
Mark my words, in years to come we'll have to lurk
down dark alleys making seedy deals just to get our hands on a pound of Cumberland and a beefburger.
The largest variety lurk
in the center of most galaxies, says Suvi Gezari, an astronomer at the California Institute of Technology.
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Dancers with elastic limbs lurk
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