sweat-streaked love

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  • The occasional rainstorm left us soaked to the skin, and the sapping heat had us parched and sweat-streaked by the time we stumbled down to water.

    Fire The Sky

  • The town leader's sweat-streaked face was impassive.

    Father Swarat

  • He drew his knees to his chest and wrapped his long arms around them, staring glumly at our upraised sweat-streaked faces with the expression of a man who has suffered some irreplaceable loss.

    The Monstrumologist

  • He moved with a swift practised rhythm, his sweat-streaked face glistening in the dim light of the street lamps; the girl, with her arm around his neck, swaying slightly to his stride.

    The Last Empress

  • The Wages of Fear -The primeval jungles of South America have served as a backdrop for a plethora of sweat-streaked tales, and this 1953 existential adventure film from director Henri-Georges Clouzot sits atop that list.

    Hullabaloo

  • The phone slipped from his sweat-streaked fingers and started swinging giddily from the end of its wire.

    The Edge of Madness

  • Pulling a cloth from his belt, he dabbed at his sweat-streaked face.

    Shield of Thunder

  • She could see little; a flurry of fists, a dark red-gold head, a blurred glimpse of taut, sweat-streaked faces.

    My Seduction

  • I shifted my attention to the cuffs of my jeans, my gray knit socks, and a pair of sweat-streaked sneakers.

    Asimov's Science Fiction

  • Mago slumped on the stool, sweat-streaked and panting, raising his head to meet my eyes.

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