I watched him striding along, through bog and brier
, tapping with his stick, until he turned the end of a hill and disappeared in the next hollow.
Wild vines entangled the trees and flaunted in their faces; brambles and briers caught their clothes as they passed; the garter snake glided across their path; the spotted toad hopped and waddled before them; and the restless catbird mewed at them from every thicket.
The area had once been a grass plot, but was now shagged with briers and rank weeds.
The comte, still paler than Raoul, followed his son, painfully traversing briers
and bushes, stones and ditches, Raoul not appearing to touch the earth, no obstacle seeming to impede the lightness of his march.
She thought of the wood, and stole towards it, heedless of long grass and briers
: of worms, snails, and slugs, and all the creeping things that be.
Constellation Brands announced it acquired a majority stake in Nelson's Green Brier
Distillery, marking Constellation's first ventures investment to be fully integrated into the business.
But agency officials say the levels of PCBs in the sediment and floodplain soils farther downstream, including in Little Brier
Creek and Lower Brier
Creek, are not expected to cause health effects or increase a person's risk of getting cancer.
WELSH sprint sensation Hannah Brier
finished sixth in the 100m final at the IAAF World Junior Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland.
Minister of Culture and Tourism Ricardo Miranda issued the following statement on the win by Team Kevin Koe at the 2016 Brier
curling championship: Congratulations to Albertas Team Kevin Koe on winning the 2016 Tim Hortons Brier
A FASCINATING book about Whitley Willows - home of Margaret Brier
's grandparents Lucy and Harry Bates - has been published.
Leahy suffered a broken collarbone, damaged spleen, torn liver and a ruptured bowel, which caused a serious infection, after falling at a cross country fence.
The best teams in Canadian men's curling will be in Calgary at the Saddledome this week for the Tim Hortons Brier
. The CBC's Terri Trembath meets the man in charge of making the ice.