But one didn't have to plough through the usual commonplaces.
"I'll be level with you yet," ran like a plough through the soil of his thoughts.
The Gods had driven their plough through it, and it lay flat, and proud Atlantis stood as defenceless as the open country.
Afterwards, I run a plough through the rows, and cover them up completely.
We gasped in dismay, Wilma and I, as time after time we saw it plough through sections where we knew camps or plants were located.
The ordinary city official hasn't the time to plough through a mass of pamphlets looking for what he wants.
That means four hundred kilowatts on the aerial, and I guess that can plough through the worst static that ever happened.
You must plough through those calls, Cheveril, they are a sacred rite for the new-comer.
"I see," said Cleo, trying to plough through the heavy sand without burying the soaking wet slippers.
Any one who saw that hood on my head would swear a thousand oaths that I never worked for you, or drove a plough through a furrow.