Once he spoke to his son, alluding to the newcomers with a groan: "They will quarrel over the land." "Don't bother about that, father," answered Jean-Pierre, stolidly, and passed, bent double
, towing a recalcitrant cow over his shoulder.
and trying to undercut without digging great lumps out is not as easy as it first seems.
One can be seen bent double
with laughter as the fallen man tries to get up off the floor.
We moved quickly, although Lou lagged slightly; she panted and grimaced and was all but bent double
Even when I climb into bed like Quasimodo, clutching my shoulder and bent double
after a day hunched over a computer screen, by dawn my spine is straight again.
At this stage of the story father and uncles, who witnessed the event, were bent double
in uncontrollable laughter!
He was further alarmed when he saw the Queen bent double
and clutching her stomach.
Hard repetitive work, bent double
half the time, which is when our back problems began.
Suddenly, a reel was screaming and one of the rods was bent double
. The sprint began from five different points around our partly dismantled campsite, but this time I was not accepting defeat!
"No, I'm f***," said the soldier, still bent double
with his head down.
Not long after Harper's rod bent double
and after another tussle he landed a cod almost identical to Foster's.
God's novel is filled with adventure, with superstitions and rationalism, demons and hobgoblins, dead geese which shriek and man-mountain milkmen with voices 'like a lion', a noble and ancient washerwoman bent double
beneath a bundle of bedlinen, and a poignant memory of motherhood in all its manifestations.