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She turned her comely face to him and he saw smiles round her lips and laughter in her eyes.
THE JOYOUS ADVENTURES OF ARISTIDE PUJOLWILLIAM J. LOCKE
Her comely face contrasted pleasantly with the full chin, which bore a trace of the commanding expression of her mother.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
Not (one would say) from either his father or his mother, who were both, to judge from their portraits, very comely persons.
THE PORTSMOUTH ROAD AND ITS TRIBUTARIESCHARLES G. HARPER
In due time Mr. Chittenden returned, accompanied by a comely mulatto woman about forty years of age.
THE COURIER OF THE OZARKSBYRON A. DUNN
The specimens of type and the woodcuts you have shown me promise a very comely little book.
MARGUERITEANATOLE FRANCE
The Shepherd, who was as wise as he was comely, had proper regard for her rank and danced in her honor to his own piping.
FIFTY CONTEMPORARY ONE-ACT PLAYSVARIOUS
Here Commissioner came with his wife and daughters, the eldest being his wife's daughter is a very comely black woman.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
Here I saw Mrs. Betty Pickering, who is a very well-bred and comely lady, but very fat.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
He is a comely and well-made man, and his wife a very little, but pretty comely Dutch woman.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
But your dreams, Leonard, if I remember, were mixed up with a comely damsel; and there is none here.
THE DEVIL-TREE OF EL DORADOFRANK AUBREY
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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