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Snow was falling, the blacktop was wet, and she had just watched her husband of 29 years take his last breath.Life, death and ‘hugs and prayers’: A story of covid in rural Michigan|Kayla Ruble|January 18, 2022|Washington Post
He made it about 30 feet, heard a terrible roar, felt the heat, and dove underneath a van, skinning his stomach as he slid along the blacktop, sailing under it as though he were riding a luge.Sept. 11, 2001: An ordinary work day, then surreal scenes of dread and death|David Maraniss|September 10, 2021|Washington Post
For cyclists, however, the focus is blacktop, and the sheer number of road options is the real attraction.
The 105-mile, two-lane blacktop follows the ridgeline through the center of the park, offering 75 scenic overlooks and a whopping 15,000 feet of climbing.The Ultimate Shenandoah National Park Travel Guide|Graham Averill|October 7, 2020|Outside Online
A mix of snow and rain had fallen throughout the night, leaving the blacktop slick.Maine Hires Lawyers With Criminal Records to Defend Its Poorest Residents|by Samantha Hogan, The Maine Monitor, with data analysis by Agnel Philip|October 6, 2020|ProPublica
The place is twenty-six miles north on blacktop, another three and a half over gravel.Pete Dexter’s Indelible Portrait of Author Norman Maclean|Pete Dexter|March 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She walked down the bluestone and blacktop driveway and through shadows thrown by the branches of seven leafless oak trees.Jimmy Breslin on JFK’s Assassination: Two Classic Columns|Jimmy Breslin|November 22, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Miami Heat star Chris Bosh admits he loves nothing more than engaging in a fierce, hard-fought battle on the blacktop.Chris Bosh On the NBA Star-Studded New York City Fundraiser for Obama|Allison Samuels|August 24, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Then the blacktop road curved out into the desert to the great radio telescope.The Egyptian Cat Mystery|Harold Leland Goodwin
I had a parcel from Bob with a shirt and some eatables; also one from Jean at Blacktop and one from home.The Escape of a Princess Pat|George Pearson
Zircon took a blacktop road to the west, close to the base of the mountain.
At the end of the blacktop, he and Scotty got out and examined the road surface.
On the Golp Terrace, as the blacktop island was called, everyone and everything conformed—or else.A Knyght Ther Was|Robert F. Young