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  • Inside the mosque, Ghazi, his face framed by professional gold-rimmed glasses, a bushy salt-and-pepper beard, and a reddish knit cap, explained his views on women.

    The Longest War

  • She just plain hated wearing a wedding ring; she was always leaving it where I would find it, like a little gold-rimmed hole to another dimension on the table, a little gold-rimmed hole to another dimension in the medicine cabinet, a little gold-rimmed hole to another dimension at the bottom of a trash bag, a little gold-rimmed hole to another dimension pinned to the wall with a note that said she was leaving.

    In My War Novel

  • I walk down the block with Gregory, my co-worker, to pick up lunch at a nearby Iraqi restaurant, where we're greeted with hot tea served in small gold-rimmed glasses with saucers.

    Nataly Kelly: Who Are the People in Your Neighborhood? And What Languages Do They Speak?

  • The "Love Me Tender" package is a mere $950, due to a special promotional offer they have going on -- they'll even give you complimentary gold-rimmed Chapel in the Woods champagne flutes!

    Chilean miner Edison Pena, take me to Graceland!

  • Moisture filled her cloudy brown eyes and she blinked it back behind her gold-rimmed glasses, then tugged at the edges of her short-styled, black-and-gray wig to straighten it.

    Surrender the Dark

  • Nathan was little, wore gold-rimmed glasses, and spoke with a thick German accent.

    A Covert Affair

  • I walk into Pac-Sun, a store that sells bathing suits in December and reeks of self-tanner, and steal a pair of gold-rimmed sunglasses, desperate to win Christy back.

    Westfield

  • The four apostles are painted inside gold-rimmed circles against a red-ochre backdrop on the catacomb's ceiling, which is also decorated with geometric designs.

    Into the Catacombs

  • Madeline let her gold-rimmed reading glasses rest on the tip of her nose.

    Destined

  • She could feel the women gazing at her back as she followed Nick to a table set up with a silver coffee urn and a pyramid of gold-rimmed porcelain mugs.

    Law of Attraction

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