On the map the village appears to be nothing more than a straggle of houses but actually includes a large Victorian school, antique shop and butcher.
Too suddenly over the park came evening to tinge a straggle of clouds and bring fresh intensities to the still green trees.
The ladies were left to straggle after them, a varied procession up the trail.
By the time we straggle into Bimbila, Schroeder has ridden 20 miles on a bumpy dirt track without a saddle, not complaining once.
Elisabeth found herself with a straggle of colonists in a mosquito-ridden, uncleared jungle where sandflies bored into the skin of the feet and the clay soil was so intractable that nothing would grow.
The epicentre of Kerala's spice trade is the dusty straggle of rickety warehouses and open-fronted shops known as Jewtown.
Thea asks why she cut her hair - the straggle has been replaced with a close crop.
Armed with 18th century maps he showed me the straggle of ruined cottages once occupied by poor country folk who worked for a pittance on local farms.
As I have gone around York as a resident I have noticed school teachers allowing children to straggle across pavements and even try to cross busy roads without using the main crossings.
A small girl kept her distance and looked on from beneath the unkempt fringe of a straggle of ravenesque hair.