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But there was no softness in the sallow face under the gala effect of powdered hair, its formal calmness gone, the dark-ringed eyes glaring at him with a sort of hunger.
And Captain Van Horn, who ruled the Arangi in bare legs, a loin cloth, and a sixpenny under-shirt, and ran cannibal blacks back and forth in the blackbird trade with an automatic strapped to his body waking and sleeping and with his head forfeit in scores of salt- water villages and bush strongholds, and who was esteemed the toughest skipper in the Solomons where only men who are tough may continue to live and esteem toughness, blinked with sudden moisture in his eyes, and could not see for the moment the puppy that quivered all its body of love in his arms and kissed away the salty softness of his eyes.
And this also, when too much indulged, will turn to softness, but, if educated rightly, will be gentle and moderate.
was all Dominic said, with a terrible softness of voice.
The delicate iridescence of the London air gave the softness of a pastel to the gray stone of the buildings; and in the wharfs and storehouses there was the severity of grace of a Japanese print.
If she had been looking she could scarcely have failed to have been touched by the sudden softness of his dark eyes, the little note of appeal in his usually immobile face.
I could neither laugh with nor at the solemn utterances of men I esteemed ponderous asses; nor could I laugh, nor engage in my old-time lightsome persiflage, with the silly superficial chatterings of women, who, underneath all their silliness and softness, were as primitive, direct, and deadly in their pursuit of biological destiny as the monkeys women were before they shed their furry coats and replaced them with the furs of other animals.
LAHORE -- Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahir ul Qadri has said Supreme Court (SC) has shown softness in Nawaz Sharif matter adding Pakistani institutions can not provide justice to people.
Our highly substantive softeners allow to achieve good machine operation conditions, superior bulk softness and excellent surface smoothness of the tissue.
An SEBS-based compound is offered for the production of elastic films and is said to be characterized by excellent softness and transparency, optimal elastic recovery and high tear resistance.
Lenzing is demonstrating its innovative expertise and presenting a new method to measure softness together with the German instrument manufacturers, Emtec Electronic.
When consumers seek to condition their hair, they are often looking for softness to the touch as a sensory cue for hair that has become moisturized.