All is quiet and silent around us, and even the midges have gone to rest.
There were plenty of gnats and midges about, for by now—even so soon—the dew was dried.
He was waiting for the midges to bite him, before abandoning the glory of the afternoon.
There were too many brambles for comfort, and the midges were biting badly.
Clouds of midges and mosquitoes tormented him and ...