In this way it might be literally possible 'to hear a shadow fall athwart the stillness.'
Thus she was the first to note a shadow fall athwart the doorway.
They knew that athwart the Khalifa's writ was stencilled "Made in Germany."
A cocked hat worn with the peak in front instead of athwart.
Very devout too; honest to the bone, athwart all her prejudices.
Garth spread ...