His footfall was a feathery thing that carried him like a shadow to the door.
Outside, the tall elm-tops were hardly to be seen through the feathery storm.
To his left lay the nest, a mass of feathery grass and mosses.
They were full of feathery softness and of sudden and spirited scratches.
The design shows a feathery effect, as in embroidery tambour.
The stillness ...