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  • They were sunk in heavy cheeks whose lower slopes were forested with silver-shot black hair.

    Sick Cycle Carousel

  • One more short entry before I try sleeping - and you with the silver-shot sunset, read back a few - because it's a thought that's been ... bothering me, I guess, all day.

    jaxraven Diary Entry

  • She briefly considered her choices and then settled for her gray, silver-shot silk.

    Slightly Married

  • Incongruously he wore the golden uraeus, the vulture and cobra crown, over his dense silver-shot curls.

    Warlock

  • Regardless of his age (in the mid-thirties), his six-foot height, and his silver-shot hair (now somewhat disarranged from being inside the console), Jerry Freeman always struck Jim as one of the youngest of his crew.

    My Enemy My Ally

  • He laughed at her too, shaking that head of shaggy silver-shot hair.

    RIHANNSU #3: SWORDHUNT

  • The transporter room doors opened, and Commodore Danilov came in, looking much as he had when Jim had last seen him in San Francisco: a brawny man of medium height, dark with a combination of Polynesian and eastern European blood, the dark hair going silver-shot now above a broad, round face, surprisingly unlined for someone of his age.

    Rihannsu: The Bloodwing Voyages

  • She could not make the river run deeper here, nor change its course to take it close once more to the banks of silver-shot earth.

    Ship Of Destiny

  • "My friends!" called Sir Brian, his silver-shot, blond moustaches curling above a warm smile.

    The Dragons at War

  • One did not need to count the patches of lichen and hardy vine, silver-shot moss and ancient trees, dwarfed by wind and cold and gnarled by poor soil, to tell that the path was ancient work.

    Conan and The Mists of Door

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