Sentence structure in whcih meaning of is delayed until the end, usually in the form of an independent clause
Often contain a string of parrallel modifiers (string containing all same modifiers) followed by a main clause.
- Propelled by my jet propulsion backpack, speeding past my
- astonished parents, blasting through the limits of the atmosphere, and careening into the blackness of outer space, I imagined myself as the first astronaut
- to orbit the earth without a space ship.
In the almost incredibly brief time which it took the small but sturdy porter to roll a milk-can across the platform and bump it, with a clang, against other milk-cans similarly treated a moment before, Ashe fell in love.