The basketball player was as big as an elephant.
Her house was a cave.
Death wandered the battlefield.
There are millions of other things to do.
The fire station caught fire last night.
Sam wished he could rid himself of the sick feeling in his gut that told him something terrible was going to happen.
When she saw the old doll in the attic, it took me back to the day it was given to me by my grandmother.
The CROWS in a scene where they are circling an old man's house
Shaking her head no, she said, "Yes, I agree."
The leaves wet with crystalized dew, smelt of fresh summer days...
The hikers were the Lewis and Clark of our time. (not metaphor)