Some scenes have been so seared into my brain that I can never forget them.
Unless something happened, and that quickly, they would be seared to a crisp.
They seared her very soul, and she began to know the meaning of shame.
His face looked grey and haggard; the lines that seared it were lines of pain.
A wave of Mercurians surged in, to be seared into nothingness by his weapon.