References in classic literature ?
Their breasts are ever bared To the pitiless steel and all the wounds of war Unspeakable.
He would come on Sunday, after church, with ruddy cheeks and bared chest, bringing with him the scent of the country.
No, I had bared all to his sight, and each day would see him draw nearer to me.
Such were the terrors of the black veil, even when Death had bared his visage