The whole expedition seemed likely to melt away from want and disease.
Close your eyes, take some deep relaxing breaths and let the day's tensions melt away.
He gave him a smile and a poke and Donnie's anxiety seemed to melt away.
He said: "If this misfortune were to fall upon me, provided it happened without any fault of mine, even if the Society were to melt away like salt in water, I believe that a quarter of an hour's recollection in God would be sufficient to console me and to reestablish peace within me."
in Mesopatamia, and it was there that he saw his army melt away.