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  • The homema d e quilt he remembered decorating her double-wide bunk had been replaced by a hot-pink-and-gold paisley silk coverlet, swathed with gold-shot veils of turquoise, purple, and saffron hanging from eye hooks above the bunk.

    Massage

  • The utterance was beautiful and mysterious, gold-shot with looming wonder.

    A Reader's Manifesto

  • The woman was wearing a long heavy robe of turquoise blue gold-shot silk that resembled the robes of the Allimir mages the way a showroom-new Maseratti sports car resembles a battered old Ford truck.

    The Warslayer

  • In the middle of all the blue and orange and command gold and green was a patch of color both somberer and more splendid; Ael and her son Tafv, both in the scarlet and gold-shot black of Romulan officers.

    My Enemy My Ally

  • Cerryl slipped along the outer edge of the columns until he was within a dozen or so cubits of the gold-shot marble of the speaking dais.

    Colors of Chaos

  • As Sterol eased off the south side of the dais, Cerryl stepped onto the gold-shot marble of the dais.

    Colors of Chaos

  • Kinowin, erect and broad-shouldered still, despite the gauntness of age, marched up the side steps and then to the center of the polished gold-shot marble dais of the Council Chamber.

    Colors of Chaos

  • CLXXVI Cerryl surveyed the Council Chamber for a long moment, letting the murmurs die away, faint words muffled by the heavy crimson hangings swagged between the gold-shot pillars that framed the chamber.

    Colors of Chaos

  • "The first order of this meeting is to affirm Jeslek as High Wizard," announced Kinowin, standing alone on the polished gold-shot marble dais of the Council Chamber.

    Colors of Chaos

  • The dais was of the same gold-shot marble, and totally bare.

    The White Order

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