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  • "Indeed in elementary school I often kept my desktop slightly open and affected an alert-looking pose that still allowed me to peek into the desk where I kept open my latest book …"

    What Did the Nobel Laureates Read When They were Young?

  • (Reply) (Thread) (Link) lunasky3 on April 30th, 2009 10: 37 am (UTC) "Brydon raised his head to see a very alert-looking Toryn pushing at him."

    The Gauntlet Thrown Chapter Thirty Eight

  • Brydon raised his head to see a very alert-looking Toryn pushing at him.

    The Gauntlet Thrown Chapter Thirty Eight

  • Donna steered her horse, an alert-looking Appaloosa, to the front of the pack.

    Lost Brother

  • Krassrr turned his bulky upper body toward the communications console, which was attended by a much older but alert-looking warrior-caste female.

    Star Trek: Typhon Pact: Seize the Fire

  • One was a somewhat slight made, but alert-looking man, by name

    Count Robert of Paris

  • Indeed in elementary school I often kept my desktop slightly open and affected an alert-looking pose that still allowed me to peek into the desk where I kept open my latest book, as interesting as it was irrelevant to the academic subject at hand.

    Eric A. Cornell - Autobiography

  • Valley View could have been a bed-and-breakfast ... except for the four alert-looking men who paced nearby.

    Analog Science Fiction and Fact

  • Lancon-03 was as tall and angular and alert-looking as any New Law robot, but even so there were times when she seemed completely incapable of advanced or subtle reasoning.

    Roger MacBride

  • She picked an alert-looking girl with wide bright eyes, and wandered up to her and smiled shyly.

    Agent Of The Terran Empire

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