He wracked his brain for excuses that would be plausible.
Her knees buckled and she slumped to the floor, wracked by ragged sobs.
She buried her face in her hands as long agonizing sobs wracked her body to the core.
The stored tears continued to flow and the sobs wracked her body, robbing it of the ability to speak – barely allowing a breath to be drawn.
Uncontrollable sobs wracked her body as she clung to the tiny sweater.