One of their birds, when it spreads its wings, blots out the sun.
Passion sees but one, and blots out in blood the representatives of the other.
Every day, to the extent of her power, she blots out the best creature she can find.
The black cloud melts to form the gray veil of the falling rain, which blots out the plain as it sweeps on.
Nature, at times, blots out whole communities ...