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There was the same high, shining head, the same circular bristle of red hair, the same bloodless countenance.
Everywhere I turn I see the same figure-- her bloodless arms and relaxed form flung by the murderer on its bridal bier.
To be Premier of England, to stand for the people, to carry through to its logical consummation a bloodless revolution, surely this is worth while.
Imagine a thin but extremely wiry man, past middle age, brown and bloodless as any crabapple, but as coolly truculent and as casually alert as Raffles at his worst.
Her long hands, white and bloodless, could be seen drooping over the ends of the arms of the chair.
They woke, they kindled: first, they glowed in the bright tint of her cheek, which till this hour I had never seen but pale and bloodless; then they shone in the liquid lustre of her eyes, which had suddenly acquired a beauty more singular than that of Miss Temple's--a beauty neither of fine colour nor long eyelash, nor pencilled brow, but of meaning, of movement, of radiance.
Her present countenance had a wild vindictiveness in its white cheek, and a bloodless lip and scintillating eye; and she retained in her closed fingers a portion of the locks she had been grasping.
A smile of happiness appeared upon her bloodless lips, a smile like that of sick people when they receive the first hope of recovery.
He was too wise to utter soothing words at present, and indeed, the sight of Adam before him, with that look of sudden age which sometimes comes over a young face in moments of terrible emotion--the hard bloodless look of the skin, the deep lines about the quivering mouth, the furrows in the brow--the sight of this strong firm man shattered by the invisible stroke of sorrow, moved him so deeply that speech was not easy.
The Israeli firm that introduced a 'bloodless and painless' circumcision device in Kenya three years ago has abandoned it, citing frustrations from the World Health Organization.
ISLAMABAD -- PML (N) will observe Black Day on October 12 (Friday) throughout the country in protest against the seizure of power in a bloodless coup from the then elected Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif by Pervez Musharraf on October 12 1999.
Albayalde meanwhile said he could not assure a bloodless anti-illegal drug campaign as there are drug suspects who would resist arrest.