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  • You'd see Donny Dizman with his very round close-shaven head in the days that boys were barely out of pompadours.

    Rochelle Jewel Shapiro: I Was a Middle School Bully

  • They are indescribably charming, John with his round, open face and close-shaven hair and Leo with his rascal grin and an explosion of curls pulled into a ponytail.

    Washington teens John and Leo Manzari have all the right dance moves

  • The only outward indicator of his age is the whisper of gray on his close-shaven head.

    One wild ride to the mainstream

  • Imagine a person, tall, lean and feline, high-shouldered, with a brow like Shakespeare and a face like Satan, a close-shaven skull, and long, magnetic eyes of the true cat-green.

    the devil doctor!

  • With his close-shaven head and his small, feral eyes, Yuri Budanov, 37, is not the kind of man to inspire affection.

    In The Name Of War

  • His head, close-shaven at the sides, had wavy lines engraved in the stubble.

    the mission song

  • He figured that maybe the best place to start was on the practice putting green, a small patch of close-shaven grass near the clubhouse.

    One of a Kind

  • They wore no beards and their heads were close-shaven.

    The Moon of Skulls

  • His close-shaven crown, surrounded by a circle of stiff curled black hair, had something the appearance of a parish pinfold begirt by its high hedge.

    Ivanhoe

  • He was a man of medium height, with a puffy face and little eyes; he was close-shaven, and it looked as though his moustaches had not been shaved, but had been pulled out by the roots.

    The Wife

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