Mary strode down the path toward them, a hand shielding the sun from her eyes.
Though she wasn't hungry, she drank, exploring the black curtain shielding his memories as she did.
Since p can never be infinite, complete shielding is not possible.
She struggled to mount behind one of the guards shielding her, when an attacker's blow landed solidly against his horse's flank.
When Denisov had come to Pokrovsk at the beginning of his operations and had as usual summoned the village elder and asked him what he knew about the French, the elder, as though shielding himself, had replied, as all village elders did, that he had neither seen nor heard anything of them.