Into it he dropped the ring, covering it again with all the leafy "rubble and wreck" of the wood.
Where there had been shops and hotels, there were now heaps of rubble and calcined bricks.
Why was she stumbling about amongst the rubble and catching her dress in brambles and burrs?
Only bleak, black and gray hills of rock and rubble were there, no cars, no life.
He could have ...