She was panting heavily and her heart beat erratically.
She slid to a stop, panting and wild.
He steadied himself with his hands on his knees for a moment, panting; then opened a bottle and started to drink, fast; desperate to find oblivion.
She relived the bloody scene in the banquet hall, heard the creature panting her name as he came against her thigh and then tore through the other side of her neck.
"What am I?" he asked, panting as he dropped to all fours.