Alex finished his sandwich and brushed the crumbs from his pants.
At Christmas time he scattered crumbs of bread under the trees, so that the tiny creatures could feast and be happy.
Toby chewed on the crackers she'd placed before him, crumbs and chunks going all over his pj's.
Its benefits are confined to freemen, and of the benefits the lion's share fell to the larger landholders; the smaller landholders getting, it is true, some crumbs from the table.
When I was building, one of these had its nest underneath the house, and before I had laid the second floor, and swept out the shavings, would come out regularly at lunch time and pick up the crumbs at my feet.