Social conservatism is part of the shriveling slice of the pie that the GOP must somehow transcend.
Network audience share is dwindling, advertising revenue is shriveling, and the once-flush news divisions are pinching pennies.
The deficit, which peaked at an unimaginable $1.4 trillion in fiscal 2010, is shriveling by the day.
At this moment, then, I felt myself slowly but surely shrinking and shriveling up.
This will prevent the seeds from shriveling before they start to germinate.
And the Tarantula, far from being exhausted and shriveling, keeps perfectly well and plump; she even puts on flesh.
She had a sensation of shrinking, of shriveling up, inside her.
Then you begin to shrivel up, and 67 you keep right on shriveling till you feel like Alice in Wonderland.
And since I have been living here in peace and plenty I am shriveling like an apple in springtime.
It's easy enough to talk about sacrifice in a burst of feeling; but it's the everyday, shriveling grind that's hard.