Officials have been saying that starving animals have started devouring
the cadavers of dead people littering the war zone here.
Justice Ejaz Ahmad Chaudhry has remarked " forgiving the government officers involved in devouring
funds meant for martyrs can not be allowed.
Government officials have been trying meanwhile to allay fears by confirming that the charade will dissipate in no time and that the actual invading swarms were not of the devouring
Apart from a chapter of Emile Zola, which sets the scene and describes the atavistic association of the ogre as a huge and devouring
predator, the works studied are all from the 1970s or later.
Her job shelving volumes at an eccentric local bookstore seemed like the perfect way to get her hands on new material, at least until she picked up The Devouring
. What she took at first for a madwoman's ramblings on "vours"--spirits that feed off terror and possess frightened children on the night of the winter solstice--becomes far too real when her younger brother Henry starts behaving strangely just before Christmas.
Romero's zombie films comment upon man's cruelty and inhumanity to man, as well as the degeneration of the social contract into the strong devouring
the weak into ruthless individual anarchy.
and soon saw a snake enter and begin devouring
the family staple.
Centuria consists of one hundred short "novels" (each originally composed on one sheet of paper), which are united by an "ouroboric," or circular, notion of time--in terms of both immortal existence and the narrower scope of individual human life--as represented by Ouroboros, the mythical serpent devouring
his own tail.
Awaiting them are media swarms voraciously devouring
any tidbit of news they can exploit and euphoric crowds of religious zealots.
That fire at the Archie Crippen Excavation site burned for four weeks, devouring
a 40-foot-tall pile of wood, concrete, green waste and construction material.
As a footnote to the controversy over Richard Serra's pleasevote.com ad updating Goya's ghoulish Saturn Devouring
One of His Sons ["Letters, Aug.2/9; Aug.
He observed vulture bees devouring
young wasps that had been abandoned in their nest!