The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from The Riverman by Stewart Edward White:|
cat's-paws skittering here and there as though panic-stricken by the
swooping, invisible monster that pursued them.
Carroll and Mina Heinzman had a good time. They liked each other
very much, and always saw a great deal to laugh at in the things
about them and in the subjects about which they talked. When,
however, they turned toward home, they were forced silent by the
mighty power of the wind against them. The tears ran from their
eyes as though they were crying; they had to lower their heads.
Hardly could Carroll command vision clear enough to see the road
along which she was driving. This was really unnecessary, for
Prince was buffeted to a walk. Thus they crawled along until they