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The company, tremulous as the leaves of a tree, when all are shaking together, drew nearer, and perceived that there was an unnatural distortion in the fixedness of Colonel Pyncheon's stare; that there was blood on his ruff, and that his hoary beard was saturated with it.
He said, "he could discover great holes in my skin; that the stumps of my beard were ten times stronger than the bristles of a boar, and my complexion made up of several colours altogether disagreeable:" although I must beg leave to say for myself, that I am as fair as most of my sex and country, and very little sunburnt by all my travels.
They are old men with gray beards, and voices as deep as mine.
No more," responded Abel-Phittim "no more shall we feast upon the fat of the land-no longer shall our beards be odorous with frankincense--our loins girded up with fine linen from the Temple.
They both had black beards that did not seem to belong to their faces, after the strange French fashion which makes real hair look like artificial.
The men, Dorothy thought, were about as old as Uncle Henry, for two of them had beards.
You must have yellow faces and black beards, and your apparel and trappings must be those least likely to arouse suspicion.
And here are aged Moors with flowing white beards and long white robes with vast cowls; and Bedouins with long, cowled, striped cloaks; and Negroes and Riffians with heads clean-shaven except a kinky scalp lock back of the ear or, rather, upon the after corner of the skull; and all sorts of barbarians in all sorts of weird costumes, and all more or less ragged.
I once heard a missionary say it was like the beard of an Arabian sheik.
Ferdinand Street; he went there to have his beard and hair cut.
The men carefully eradicated every vestige of a beard, considering it a great deformity.
Let your beard grow, Mulvaney," said I, "and then you won't be troubled with those notions.