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  • But, more importantly, we need people brave enough to give the answers, people like Mark Felt, a man whose name you never heard until he finally surfaced near the end of his life, by then, a quiet, meek-looking person who changed our country forever by cutting through the bull.

    CNN Transcript Dec 19, 2008

  • The three-legged man was a tall, meek-looking person, who had bedizened himself with gorgeous garments, a great feather, and a sword so long and broad, that it differed little in size from the very thin and stiff shanks between which it wandered uncomfortably.

    Westward Ho!

  • A recent self-portrait showed a pale, meek-looking youth, his pearly, opalescent skin licked with dark, damp curls, his full feminine lips troubled only by the slightest shadow of fuzz.

    The Dragon’s Trail

  • One could not but feel at least a trace of sympathy for the group of labor troops, a meek-looking, puny lot, most of them well under five feet in height and physically constructed like children.

    The Do-or-Die Men

  • Richard towered over the suddenly meek-looking, panting Andolian leader.

    Temple of the Winds

  • A meek-looking man in his early forties, wearing a dressing-gown over red-striped pyjamas, thinning brown hair falling over his eyes, blinked at them.

    Hard Frost

  • So they had coffee, brought by Mijnheer Beek's meek-looking wife, and Christina made stilted conversation with her teacher while the doctor listened.

    Not Once But Twice

  • A stooped, bald, meek-looking man with a mustache like a soft black mouse.

    Earthly Possessions

  • She got up to go presently and the old lady, true to her word, rapped on her wall and when a small, meek-looking man came to the door, she introduced him as Loveday's escort.

    Cruise To A Wedding

  • The landlady appeared, who seemed a quiet, meek-looking woman.

    Gladys, the Reaper

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