I was reaching for his hanging suit when I heard an automobile roll up the driveway.
The timing was propitious, as black clouds had begun to roll up the valley and gather above them, the advance guard of a summer shower.
A woman sometimes found that when her boyfriend wasn't too much bigger than her, she could toss on his jeans with a belt, roll up the legs and have a great pair of broken-in jeans.
The allies, aware of the gradual strengthening of their enemy's forces but themselves as yet unable to put more than 200,000 in the field, had left a small corps of observation opposite Magdeburg and along the Elbe to give timely notice of an advance towards Berlin; and with the bulk of their forces had taken up a position about Dresden, whence they had determined to march down the course of the Elbe and roll up the French from right to left.
Wingless females of many tropical species present a close superficial resemblance to woodlice; and one interesting apterous form known as Pseudoglomeris, from the East Indies, is able to roll up like a millipede.