A sound of thunder scavenger hunt (smilies (Its armored flesh glittered…
A sound of thunder scavenger hunt
Its armored flesh glittered like a thousand green coins.
There was a sound like a gigantic bonfire burning all of Time
gleam of pebbled skin like the mail of a terrible warrior
Like a stone idol, like a mountain avalanche, Tyrannosaurus fell.
arms with hands which might pick up and examine men like toys
Each lower leg was a piston
sunk in thick ropes of muscle
Its eyes rolled, ostrich eggs,
A windstorm from the beast's mouth engulfed them in the stench of slime and old blood
It towered thirty feet above half of the trees
Eckels felt himself fall into a chair.
You felt the Machine jump just before we stopped?
full of the old tremorings
it towered thirty feet above half of the trees
claws close to its oily reptilian chest.
It came on great oiled, resilient, striding legs
and bird cries.
His body screamed silence in return.
lunged forward with a terrible scream.
one possible theme of the story
Eckels stood smelling of the air, and there was a thing to the air, a chemical taint so subtle
the stench of slime and old blood