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When all were safely down they picked up the Scarecrow, whose body was quite flattened out, and patted his straw into shape again.
As he touched her, his gold pince-nez became dislodged and was flattened between them.
Dim, flattened, constrained by their confinement, they had never appealed to her as now, when they wandered in the still air with a stark quality like that of nudity.
Archer, remaining seated, watched the light movements of her figure, so girlish even under its heavy furs, the cleverly planted heron wing in her fur cap, and the way a dark curl lay like a flattened vine spiral on each cheek above the ear.
Guppy, with his hair flattened down upon his head and woe depicted in his face, looking up at me.
At the first sound of the voices I drew back my hand and clung there to my perilous perch, flattened against the perpendicular wall, scarce daring to breathe.
I left my candle where it was, crept to meet the poor devil, flattened myself against the wall, and let him have it as he passed.
one of them holds possession of the Tuileries, one of them is giving Philibert Delorme a scar across the middle of his face; and it is not, assuredly, one of the least of the scandals of our time to see with what effrontery the heavy architecture of this gentleman is being flattened over one of the most delicate façades of the Renaissance!
His features were wide and flattened, and he had prominent, pale eyes; his thin hair was sandy; he wore whiskers that grew unevenly on his face, and in places where you would have expected the hair to grow thickly there was no hair at all.
So low she was crouching now that she seemed flattened to the earth except for the upward bend of the glossy back as it gathered for the spring.
The airships lined out as they moved forward into the form of a flattened V, with its apex towards the city, and with the flagship going highest at the apex.
Nobs flattened himself to the ground, and I knew that he would not again move until I called him, unless danger threatened me from the rear.