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Throughout the Great Lakes, pitching lipless crankbaits like the Rattlin' Rapala or Bill Lewis Rat-L-Trap parallel to the rocky edges of piers and seawalls is a popular way to target walleyes herding shad and other baitfish against these manmade structures.
For a start," he tells us, "she was ugly: pouchy, pallid, pig-eyed and all but lipless, indistinctly hulking in her lurid, swishing leisure gear, her colorless hair limp at the edges of her colorless face.
YOU know the type: lipless, tweedy, cancrine--Old Maids of both genders.
In Hannibal, their paths cross again when Lecter is hunted down by one of his former victims - noseless, lipless child molester Mason Verger, played by Gary Oldman, who wants to feed him alive to flesh-eating pigs.
The insides of their mouths are almost white and strangely featureless in the glow of our headlamps: A flap of flesh covers their throats, an adaption that keeps water out, as their lipless jaws are not airtight.
But like that moment in the horror movie when the earth on the grave begins to heave we know that Hamilton The Undead, he of the hooded, staring eyes, the lipless mouth and the facial twitch that reveals the flaw in the wiring, will walk again.
It opens with an invocation, "O ruined father dead, long sweetly rotten/Under the dial, the time-dissolving urn," and it closes with a summing-up couplet, "Let sons learn from their lipless fathers how/Man enters hell without a golden bough.
Lipless rattlebaits are great search baits that not only present a baitfish profile, but also deliver maximum sound and vibration in stained water.
Lane will start by walking or chugging a topwater plug or a hollow body frog across the target spot and then he'll reach into the water column with a subsurface bait like Yo-Zuri's Rattling Vibe lipless crank-bait or Duel 2+ medium diver.
By the middle of LH IIIB, deep bowls had generally acquired a bell--shaped appearance, with a gently incurving profile between the belly and the flaring lipless rim.
Rhys laughed a hideous laugh, hollow as the tree, and reached out to kiss the lipless skull of his beloved .
The embouchure puckers the face into an unnatural grimace, an expression well documented in the countless photographs from my childhood that suggest some sort of facial deformity: the lipless girl.