They covered me with a dainty coverlet spun of the hair of a hundred gnats.
Then the fleas and gnats began to rise in the air; but were all slain by the falcons.
They had hunting falcons and dogs about as large as gnats and fleas.
The evening was then advancing, and the gnats from the trees and shrubs plagued the horses.
The heat was excessive, and Gordon and his staff were pestered by crowds of gnats.
See the very bees and gnats, how they dance and bask in the sunbeams!
There were plenty of gnats and midges about, for by now—even so soon—the dew was dried.
Round and round they went, almost within reach, like a cloud of gnats.
And you will note that if only I had been allowed to count my gnats, it would have been forty-five.
Vicente could well afford to let his critics strain at these gnats.