"You can never get through those rollers--they will break you up like an eggshell," the old fisherman shouted.
It is inadequate to say that the skull was smashed to bits like an eggshell.
As he dropped the boat in the river, it danced as uneasily and buoyantly as an eggshell.
Our boat was but an eggshell, and we had few clothes to defend us from the weather.
The "football" for this game is an eggshell which has had the egg blown out of it.
Either trunk would have crushed the old camp like an eggshell!
The mere weight of his limbs, he was sure, would crush the little bed-stead like an eggshell.
May they curl themselves into an eggshell and be your guests to-morrow.
Crash went the eggshell, as a wagon rolled over both of them.
When you try to chaff people, it is like an elephant dancing on eggshell china.