He is coming down with an earth-shaking crash as a marsh rabbit scrambles through ashy blackness, racing around destroyed brush like a wasp gone madder.
The street was completely melted in places, burned and ashy in others.
At the farthest end was a wood partition with a door, and on it was drawn, in charcoal or some other ashy stuff, the outline of a great black bird, its wings spread, its beak gaping open.
She was high above the ashy plains where Joe stood.
The flakes were fine and ashy and the sky was this polluted gray color.
The rain trickled down his face, smearing the gray ashy residue.
Smudging an ashy thumbprint on our foreheads he motioned us to sit down and told his disciple to pass us the chilam.
Tim is humming the melody of some ambiguous rock song and staring at the crumbling, ashy end of the cigarette.
There was relatively clear air here, with a low ceiling of roiling, ashy smoke through which flaming missiles broke.
‘You should have pulled that out a few seconds sooner,’ said Bill, trying to spit out the ashy taste in his mouth.