He tried to back away from her, oblivious to the fact that by his hold on her he dragged her after him.
Lip-lip essayed to back away, but White Fang struck him hard, shoulder to shoulder.
Beauty Smith, his hands still behind him, began to back away.
He had a shrinking will; his instinct in an emergency was to back away from things.
"I'll do nothing of the sort," said Travail, ...