Chase, his face suddenly stripped of all its tiredness and disappointment, turned to Sharpe.
Suddenly stripped of Government protection, the general started to hear the terrorist clock ticking loudly.
On the other side of the Earth, in the land that they had stripped so suddenly of life, they were emerging from their long trance.
As a result, Shane's justification for Lem's murder was suddenly stripped away.
And in the next moment, the Faithful will become a mob, as only those so suddenly stripped of belief can become, mindless, violent, deadly.
The curtain that hid the presidency was suddenly stripped away and the man behind it was shown to be a jokester.
Having my father hold me unexpectedly, it felt like layers of pain were suddenly stripped away.
But the event marked a change in the Chancellor's status as he was suddenly stripped of an immunity to public criticism that he seemingly had enjoyed.
A nation accustomed to Internet banking, drive-through dining and 24-hour news coverage was suddenly stripped of instant gratification.
These large caterpillars often go unnoticed until a plant is suddenly stripped of leaves.