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  • Between blood-tinged breaths, he choked out, Know about your mother, about all the things vampires … have done to you.

    Dreams of a Dark Warrior

  • I blink into the mirror, reach up, and poke at my eye, coax out a feather by its quill, small, but there, wet and white and blood-tinged.

    Archive 2010-06-01

  • Elizabeth held a letter opener, a long blood-tinged blade with a crystal handle.

    The Season of Risks

  • He ran through the house, crashing into walls, stumbling on the rug in the hallway, barreling through the door of their bedroom, then drawing up short when he saw the blood-tinged stain on the bedsheet.

    Tough Customer

  • As labor approaches, you may notice some bloody show blood-tinged vaginal discharge or you may lose the mucous plug that sealed off the small opening of your cervix throughout pregnancy.

    The Official Lamaze® Guide

  • Most women notice this as an increased amount of vaginal discharge, which may be blood-tinged, for a few days.

    Our Bodies, Ourselves: Pregnancy and Birth

  • Other signs are increased discharge of mucus from the vagina, sometimes blood-tinged, and cramplike pressure low in the abdomen.

    Our Bodies, Ourselves: Pregnancy and Birth

  • They said the people who died turned black and blood-tinged fluid seeped from their noses and mouths.

    ‘A Crime Against Humanity’

  • On Halloween eve, along with my re-watching and re-reviewing of Romero's original film, I also designed and completed a Top 10 Zombie Movies post, complete with supped-up screencaps and blood-tinged text.

    Archive 2007-11-01

  • Another physician recalls that the influenza patients "died struggling to clear their airways of a blood-tinged froth that sometimes gushed from their nose and mouth," (Starr, 1976).

    Archive 2005-12-01

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