Still, here was the author's attempt to allow opposites-peril and bliss, furtive lovers and traditional family-to harmonize.
The reasons for his action have been lost in a confounding tangle of furtive transactions and deliberately destroyed evidence.
My furtive hour-long expeditions gave way to daylong escapes.
Every office encounter includes a furtive glance at the papers left out on a desk.
But soon these furtive maneuvers might not be necessary.
The nature of her occupation kept her to furtive corners and the dark side of streets.
He had grizzled hair, and a certain uneasy, half-furtive look about the eyes.
It was in every pair of eyes that met other eyes in furtive roving.
Entrapment has long been a factor in the enforcement of vice laws, which seek to punish behavior that is furtive and widespread.
While the relationship was private, it can hardly be called furtive or clandestine.