soft-footed


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sound of quiet gentle steps

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What was it that had attracted Numa's attention and taken him soft-footed and silent away from the scene of his discomfiture?
So it was, exercising faculties that were no longer necessary, but that were still alive in him and clamorous for exercise, he followed the long-since passed wood-rat with all the soft-footed crouching craft of the meat-pursuer and with utmost fineness of reading the scent.
Then he stole across the tiny meadow, pausing once and again to listen, and faded away out of the canyon like a wraith, soft-footed and without sound.
The manager, a soft-footed, immensely obese man, breathing short, got up to meet me, while all round the room the young clerks, bend ing over the papers on their desks, cast upward glances in my direction.
More like a herd of elephants approaching than a soft-footed feline.
One of them would blend with the shadows and walk soft-footed across the short tarmac road.
Life would then be a tribal village through which she would stalk soft-footed and disguised: That would show him who was subjective.