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  • KC flipped open the latch and lifted the cover, displaying the snake-head staff, its head with silver teeth and ruby eyes dazzling beneath the bright security lights.

    The Thieves of Darkness

  • Mrs. Babbitt (who, acrobatically fastening the back of her blouse to her skirt with a safety-pin, did not hear a word he said), he chose between the purple scarf and a tapestry effect with stringless brown harps among blown palms, and into it he thrust a snake-head pin with opal eyes.

    Babbit

  • The snake-head spit, and with the tamp Jack felt vigor anew course upward through his tender tootsies, his knobby knees, his empty tum, his sad heart.

    Asimov's Science Fiction

  • That latter quality showed its snake-head to me but once, peeping out very cautiously.

    Villette

  • He pushed forward as best he could, afraid that the snake-head would leave before Li found him.

    The Stone Monkey

  • He gazed at these items intently, as if imploring the inanimate evidence assembled before him to come to life, give up whatever secrets it might hold and guide them to the killer and the unfortunate prey that the snake-head was hunting.

    The Stone Monkey

  • Sellitto and Eddie Deng were setting up a takedown site at Sellitto's house, where they could collar him without the risk of bystanders 'getting killed in a shoot-out with the homicidal snake-head and capture any bangshous with him.

    The Stone Monkey

  • This text includes the snake-head emblem glyph as the first glyph of the inscription.

    Site Q Sculptures

  • This text includes the snake-head emblem glyph some scholars have associated with Calakmul (second part of the second glyph on the fourth line).

    Site Q Sculptures

  • This text includes the snake-head emblem glyph some scholars have associated with Calakmul (first glyph of the second line).

    Site Q Sculptures

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