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In the depth of the jungle the cloud shadows produced a thick blackness that might almost be felt--a blackness that to you and me might have proven terrifying with its accompaniment of rustling leaves and cracking twigs, and its even more suggestive intervals of utter silence in which the crudest of imaginations might have conjured crouching beasts of prey tensed for the fatal charge; but through it Tarzan passed unconcerned, yet always alert.
Here are two signatures of the German text--in my opinion, the crudest charlatanism; it discusses the question, 'Is woman a human being?
The crudest of writers could invent nothing more crude.
And he made immortal music; now in melodies as exquisite and varied as the songs of Schubert, and now in symphonies where the crudest of Philosophies of History melted into golden harmony.
Sandino, who was part of the original theater production, relates: 'I remember falling in love with the script the first time I read it-even in its crudest form then.
To disfigure a woman by throwing acid on her face is to me one of the crudest acts of subjugation imaginable.
Then again, there are mass murderers who collect guns and adopt uniforms for themselves, without ever going so far as to work up a doctrine and publish a manifestopeople who enjoy the benefits, as it were, of a suicidal and murderous ideology (namely, the opportunity to sport a natty uniform of some kind, and to go out and massacre random crowds), without having to do the hard work of mastering even the crudest of ideas.
Research has shown that the plant extract, even in its crudest form, will lower very low-density lipo protein cholesterol (bad cholesterol), while simultaneously elevating high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (good cholesterol), thus affording protection against heart disease.
The Chief Minister's letter was one of the crudest attacks leveled against the Sri Lanka Government and on one of its law enforcing agency - the Sri Lanka Navy.
Almost everyone from a minority background I've met here feels Trump's campaign is appealing to the crudest instincts of a core white vote.
The MP was shamed yet again this week, after it was revealed he had hooked up with a woman he'd met online, had sex with her on his tax-funded desk and sent the lucky lady thousands of raunchy texts, including many that described his intimate intentions and aspirations in the crudest detail.
Much has been made throughout his campaign to win the Republican nomination of his outrageous behaviour from belittling female TV interviewers in the crudest of terms to talking of banning Muslims from entering the US.