a small boat of shallow draft
Seahawk Inflatable Rubber
Dinghy. Maximum safe load 6 people.
showing faith in magic and ignorance of the laws of nature
Don't be so
direct and plot the path and position of a conveyance
I keep the moon on my left. This is how I
a station for loading and unloading passengers or goods
Buses leave from the
depot all the time.
afloat on the surface of a body of water
The engine's finished. We are
adrift in this endless ocean.
the sum charged for riding in a public conveyance
Do you have money for your
unusually great in size or amount or extent or scope
The air somehow grows hotter without the sun. The land is a
move quickly and involuntarily up and down or sideways
trembles when I show the photograph.
an accidental event that seems to have been arranged
Your best team is flying over your head right now! What a
deaden (a sound or noise), especially by wrapping
The voices above me are
muffled to silence.
a substance that destroys harmful microorganisms
The packets say "
Antiseptic Wipes." There must be a use for these.
a man who is engaged to be married
He kissed the bridesmaid and upset her
lacking physical or mental ease
The audience looks
excessively hot and humid; marked by sweating and faintness
The ceiling fans are not working and it's
Far and near...
Tell your sweetheart
Love is here...
My arms are
numb, Nuru. I can't feel them. I have no strength to keep a grip any longer.
come out into view, as from concealment
A boat suddenly
No lights, because they do not want to be seen.
breathe noisily, as when one is exhausted
I hear someone
gasp and realize it's me.
showing reason or sound judgment
sensible travelers fear crossing the desert.
move or cause to move with a sudden jerky motion
The truck bumps and
jolts and people try hard not to fall on each other.
distinctive manner of oral expression
accent...where are you from?
more than is needed, desired, or required
There's not an inch of
spare deck space.
wear out completely
Thank you for helping my wife. The baby is
the line at which the sky and Earth appear to meet
We stare at the
horizon, at the spot where the jeep disappeared.
stir up so as to form small waves
ripples our faces.
become stretched or tense or taut
There's a groan of metal
an additional fee required for some service or item
Because of the extra soldiers around today, there will be a
infected by an acute viral disease of the nervous system
"Careful of the dogs—some are
act as one who reveals confidential knowledge
It's better than giving money for a room to someone you don't trust. There's no one to
inform on you.
a state of extreme confusion and disorder
Everything is noise and
chaos and water.
traveler who moves from one region or country to another
In other news, hundreds more
migrants have been rescued after their boat capsized in the Mediterranean Sea.
In other news, hundreds more migrants have been rescued after their boat
capsized in the Mediterranean Sea.
an exile who flees for safety
The survivors were taken to a
refugee center where they are being treated after their ordeal.
a severe or trying experience
The survivors were taken to a refugee center where they are being treated after their
inspiring fear or dread
The distances involved are
formidable and the sea currents are unpredictable.
so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe
The United Nations has described the situation as "a
colossal humanitarian catastrophe."
undergo or be subjected to
Many of the people trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea have already
endured a long and dangerous journey.
pass from physical life
Many more migrants would
perish in the Mediterranean without the daily search-and-rescue operations run by humanitarian organizations.
of or relating to the promotion of popular welfare
Many more migrants would perish in the Mediterranean without the daily search-and-rescue operations run by
proceed somewhere despite the risk of possible dangers
Every person making the choice to
embark on that journey has their own reasons for doing so.