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  • They danced above the wind-bent trees and blotted out the friendly face of the moon.

    A Corridor in the Asylum

  • It was burning, fiery, coursing, singing like a hurricane through wind-bent trees and thundering like a tsunami.

    365 tomorrows » J. Loseth : A New Free Flash Fiction SciFi Story Every Day

  • After an hour, sweat-soaked and exhausted, he gained the wind-bent trees espied from the top of the valley and sat heavily on one of the many quartz-veined boulders jumbling the area.

    Genellan- Planetfall

  • His latest acquisition wasn't much to look at: a spare volcanic rock standing out of the Pacific, thinly skinned on top with green, one wind-bent Norfolk Island pine at the base of the lighthouse.

    The Life of the World to Come

  • To the north is a jungle-covered spur, along the foot of which is a palm-tree gully; to the south a ridge with low-growing, wind-bent acacias.

    The Confessions of a Beachcomber

  • Nothing else but ocean and wind-bent pines and morning fog.

    The Shell Collector : Stories

  • They left the flax and the banyan trees and the myrtles behind, emerging onto a plateau where the grass was sparse and brown and the few trees stunted and wind-bent.

    Sharpe's Devil

  • They stood at the edge of a mountain plain that Was choked with heavy grasses and dotted with strands of gnarled wind-bent trees that looked to be some variety of fir.

    The Elf Queen of Shannara

  • Honeysuckle wound bureaucratically around the trunks of Persian lilac and wind-bent pine.

    Skinny Legs and All

  • Wilkonson's Ranchero still sat under the wind-bent cypress.

    There's Something In A Sunday

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