ruler-straight love

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  • Baxter sits ruler-straight in his chair, primarily because that's the only option.

    Death's Noisy Herald

  • Noah cast a glance in my direction and lifted his ruler-straight gray brows.

    How to Flirt with A Naked Werewolf

  • The water in a meander loop actually requires far less energy to keep moving, even though it is covering so much more territory than water traveling through a rigorously ruler-straight canal.

    Untamed Mississippi

  • I looked at Swan up on the shelf in all her wooden majesty, her long neck ruler-straight, her wings folded close to her body, aglow in the half dark.

    Bleeding Violet

  • The outside curve below her left knee turns quickly into a ruler-straight row of pixels and artefacts!

    Burda: Limbo

  • They must have gathered together in that ruler-straight line twenty-five or thirty times -- with eight costume changes -- to bend and kick, bend and kick.

    Elizabeth Benedict: The Rockettes Revisited

  • Done properly, the creases should be ruler-straight by morning.

    Fathers & Sons

  • Estelle crossed to a chair, sat, then with her back ruler-straight and her knees glued together, folded her hands in her lap.

    Blood Brothers

  • Mr. Lamarque drew a ruler-straight line. “…the height can be measured as a perpendicular extending from the do you MIND?!”

    High School Confidential

  • It rode the light rail tracks that bisected the City of Emerald Valley like a ruler-straight line drawn by a phantom demographer.

    High School Confidential

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