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  • A quick glance down; the snake, having paused for a rest, was on the move again, snooving its way gently round the end of a bench.

    A Breath of Snow and Ashes

  • -- Up cam the two lights snoov-snooving, nearer and nearer; and I heard distinctly the sound of feet that werena men's -- cloven feet, maybe -- but nae wheels.

    The Life of Mansie Wauch tailor in Dalkeith

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  • Perfect description of a snake's movements. :-)

    February 2, 2010

  • "A quick glance down; the snake, having paused for a rest, was on the move again, snooving its way gently round the end of a bench."
    —Diana Gabaldon, A Breath of Snow and Ashes (New York: Bantam Dell, 2005), 530

    February 1, 2010