I craved human companionship, and, coming off the poop, took my place by the side of the boatswain (a man whom I did not like) in a comparatively dry spot
where at worst we had water only up to our knees.
"You oughtn't to feel half as badly as I do," said Anne, hunting vainly for a dry spot
on her handkerchief.
All day it streamed rain; the island ran like a sop, there was no dry spot
to be found; and when I lay down that night, between two boulders that made a kind of roof, my feet were in a bog.
They dried their boiled ham and had a feast, and after that they sat by the fire and expanded and glorified their midnight adventure until morning, for there was not a dry spot
to sleep on, anywhere around.
At nigh we managed, however, with our saddle-cloths to keep ourselves pretty well dry and warm; but the ground on whic we slept was on each occasion nearly in the state of a bog and there was not a dry spot
to sit down on after our day' ride.
When I struck the head of the island I never waited to blow, though I was most winded, but I shoved right into the timber where my old camp used to be, and started a good fire there on a high and dry spot
"Very important for you, I have no doubt," answered the Rocket, "but I shall weep if I choose"; and he actually burst into real tears, which flowed down his stick like rain-drops, and nearly drowned two little beetles, who were just thinking of setting up house together, and were looking for a nice dry spot
to live in.
It was a "pickle room," where there was never a dry spot
to stand upon, and so he had to take nearly the whole of his first week's earnings to buy him a pair of heavy-soled boots.
From South Africa, it likes to be cold and wet but will be happy in a sunny dry spot
To dry, hang bundles of flowers, cut at their peak of bloom, upside down in a cool, dry spot
If you don't have a dry spot
in your garden, consider planting your lavender in a container.