Perhaps they went too near the shore and got snagged on a stump or a rock.
"Motor Boat Boys Down the Coast" by Louis Arundel
Instead of snags, why not blow up the Muggers?
"Harper's New Monthly Magazine, Volume 2, No. 12, May, 1851." by Various
Shandor frowned, a snag in the chain drawing his attention.
"Bear Trap" by Alan Edward Nourse
If you got something, snag it.
"Master of the Moondog" by Stanley Mullen
It can't be possible that you mean to skip a growing place like Snags' Corners!
"Railway Adventures and Anecdotes extending over more than fifty years" by Various
We have touched a snag!
"Timar's Two Worlds" by Mór Jókai
A motor boat, going head-on upon a snag, can be easily wrecked.
"Wyn's Camping Days" by Amy Bell Marlowe
We don't want to snag a pontoon.
"The Wailing Octopus" by Harold Leland Goodwin
Snagged her umbrella on it, I believe.
"Helpfully Yours" by Evelyn E. Smith
The many-fanged snag barely had been avoided as it reached the upward limit of its rhythmic rising and falling.
"Bring Me His Ears" by Clarence E. Mulford
An' now ye've almost fergot the old trail with all its snags, because a new one lies afore ye.
"The Frontiersman" by H. A. Cody
The swell of a passing steamboat, or a snag or a sawyer in the river, would sink them.
"With the World's Great Travellers, Volume 1" by Various
The hook at the end of the cable snagged another cable hung between two steel poles on the roof of the store.
"The Golden Skull" by John Blaine
Maybe he'd snagged his suit and blown up like a soap bubble.
"First Man" by Clyde Brown
We made an extra steering-oar, too, because one of the others might get broke on a snag or something.
"The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" by Mark Twain
Here the investigation struck another snag.
"The Crime of the Century" by Henry M. Hunt
This lake ends in a big muskeg, and we snagged our canoe there one fall.
"For the Allinson Honor" by Harold Bindloss
Against one of these snags we had run.
"The Perils and Adventures of Harry Skipwith" by W.H.G. Kingston
He reached back and snagged another can of coffee and went to work on it.
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
Suggestive of snags and America, and tremendous gorges?
"Original Penny Readings" by George Manville Fenn
So from under the blanket's rim
I raised and showed him the other,
A snag as ugly and grim
As its ugly brother.
"Grand-Père" by Robert W Service
"Some capsized in an angry breeze,
Some were lost in the narrow seas,
Some on snags and some on sands
Struck and perished and lost their hands.
"The Old Cruiser" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
And I pray that every venture
The port of peace may enter,
That, safe from snag and fall
And siren-haunted islet,
And rock, the Unseen Pilot
May guide us one and all.
"Voyage of the Jettie" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Or, mid the tangling cumber
And pack of mountain lumber
That spring floods downward force,
Over sunken snag, and bar
Where the grating shallows are,
The good boat held her course.
"Voyage of the Jettie" by John Greenleaf Whittier
Sons of the granite hills, awake!
Ye're on a mighty stream afloat,
With all your liberties at stake;—
A faithless pilot's on your boat!
And, while ye've lain asleep, ye're snagged Nor can ye cry for help,—YE'RE GAGGED!
"The Gag" by John Pierpont
We cross the pasture, and through the wood
Where the old gray snag of the poplar stood,
Where the hammering "red-heads" hopped awry,
And the buzzard "raised" in the "clearing" sky
And lolled and circled, as we went by
Out to Old Aunt Mary's.
"Old Aunt Mary's" by James Whitcomb Riley
In a new interview with Rachael Ray airing on her talk show Friday, LeAnn Rimes' hubby reveals the strangest thing he ever did to snag an acting gig.
I managed to snag one.
On Sunday, he'll run the Los Angeles Marathon in an an attempt to snag a Guinness World Record for the heaviest human to finish a 26.2 mile race.
What appeared like a prelude to a happy ending for an old abandoned church, may have hit a snag.
Diving catch snags repeat for the Royals .
Kevin Ogletree was the Cowboys' breakout star in their 24-17 win over the Giants in the opener, snagging eight passes for 114 yards and two touchdowns, all career highs.
The 'Who Says' singer was thisclose to snagging the title role in a remake of the horror classic 'Carrie.
Romney narrowly snags Pepperell and Townsend .
A bald eagle studies the lunch prospects from a snag along the river.
Turf war , snagging tarpon and a crash course in etiquette.
Houston's new health insurance plan hits financial snag.
Drivers hoping to snag a cheap car during dealerships' model-year-end clearances may have to do a little more wheeling and dealing this year.
Upper Crust Catholic School Snags 91st Street Spot for Expansion.
For years Hallandale's Yardbird Records was a local fave for snagging rare vinyl treasures, making the shop's closing in late 1998 a sad day for the turntable set.
You are on your way to work, maybe running a few moments late after spilling coffee on your tie or snagging your tights, just as you were heading out the door.