Ian McEwan: Well, I think one way… I think you have to develop a carapace of boringness.
It encases their loserdom in a carapace of purity and righteousness.
I walked back to my desk, keeping the satisfaction locked tight within a carapace of steely unconcern, and took in the scene.
Greater awareness of that would soften their carapace of greed.
It is also found on the carapace of crabs and Limulus, and on mollusks.
At least three segments of the trunk are left uncovered by the carapace.
Occasionally we were offered the carapace of a large turtle in lieu of a chair.
The last four or five segments of the trunk are free from the carapace.
The boys shouted repeatedly to warn Congo; though no reply came from the hollow interior of the carapace.
The Monosphrida comprise all those Sphroidea in which the carapace is represented only by one single lattice-shell.