Instead, they have her in 6 inches of slimy oil, and you can see her butt sticking up behind her! He put them on top of the sand and then, to simulate the flailing of a panicking human, he shook the whole model and waited to see what happened. The Dream Master , Kristen finds herself trapped in the beach dream when the sand beneath her turns into quicksand. The 1st Edition ''Wilderness Survival Guide" has rules for quicksand. In Clouds of Witness by Dorothy L. Locomotives and trams may carry sand for traction help. When Supergirl Helen Slater is banished to the Phantom Zone, she loses her powers and stumbles into slimey, purple oil.
Dead Man's Pass", "Chapter 5: The Neverending Story contains a particularly heartbreaking scene in which Atreyu's horse Artax sinks to his death in quicksand in the Swamp of Sadness. They put an area of sand with perforated pipes in front of a bank door, with brick pavers over the top and a similar larger and deeper one at the exit to the parking lot. The plan backfires when Peggy finds the pit uncomfortable and jumps back out in plain view of everyone.
Locomotives and trams may carry sand for traction help. Actually, the "quicksand" is just a sinkhole. This article needs attention from an expert in Geology. Tarzan pulls her out with a vine and cleans her up by a river.
Lovecraft 's short story " Dagon ", where it is mentioned that after the narrator's boat landed on what he claims to be a piece of the ocean floor brought to the surface by volcanic upheaval , he had to wait three days for the land to dry sufficiently enough for him to walk on. In chapter 5 "Nightmare in New Guinea" the PCs can accidentally fall into pools of quicksand while trying to rescue a woman. One girl crawls through some nice gray shallow mud and at the end, the other girl is chased and shaken off a log into quicksand; it looks like just water and sawdust with grass clippings. A bit perplexing, even if you DO accept imaginary beings springing into life for no explained reason. Miles manages to sink an entire "scat-cat" a kind of arctic all-terrain jeep in one after he parks on top of it rather than try to drive back to base at night, and very nearly dies because he chained his tent to it. Southern Comfort - lots of guys in swamp Thanks to all for contributions to the list