astraddle


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with one leg on each side

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climbed his body and wrapped her legs around him and they made love there, man standing, woman astraddle in the stone odor of demolition.
You dance on the angle of the roof, and he sits astraddle of the ridge, saying, stop it, and then you hear it before you see it, and the train is finally coming, the orange locomotive shrieking at every startled intersection.
The oft-told stories of birds getting up when a hunter is astraddle a fence or has stopped to relieve bladder pressure aren't a tribute to gamebird canniness.
Yu stops just short of presenting a film adaptation of Darger's paintings or prose, and allows her documentary to reside astraddle the line between fiction and nonfiction in its efforts to represent an absent subject.
Another meaning for Sepit Api Bejari Ragang Ragang (42) is to describe a scorpion moving astraddle with its claws.
Describing Thackeray as a writer who "satirized the society in which he moved and held up to ridicule the hollow hypocrisy of his neighbors," he immediately noted the hostility such works would encounter in Harris's homeland: "The Southern Thackeray of the future will doubtless be surprised to learn that if he had put in an appearance half a century earlier he would probably have been escorted beyond the limits of our Southern clime astraddle of a rail.
Platonists pictured him, a creature astraddle two horses, one galloping
Turns out that Fishlake National Forest, astraddle the western Rockies 150 miles south of Salt Lake City, had grown a clone to end all clones.