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Mrs. Haight regarded the radiant young hostess with a malignant stare, prudently veiled by drooping lids.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
The draught invigorated Marius, it cheered Tressan's drooping spirits, and it quenched the Dowager's thirst.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
His shoulders were drooping forward, his head was bowed, and his face was heavy with grief.
MOTOR MATT'S "CENTURY" RUNSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
No drooping Clytie could be more constant than I to him who strikes the chord that is responsive in my soul.
THE FIFTH STRING  JOHN PHILIP SOUSA
He looked up as a middle-aged man with a drooping mustache approached.
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
Her eyes, veiled behind the long lashes of their drooping lids, followed him furtively.
MISTRESS WILDINGRAFAEL SABATINI
She sat under the long drooping yellow sprays of her acacia-tree, her lap full of the pink Castilian roses, and dreamed.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
THE Lake at last—a sheet of shining metal brooded over by drooping trees.
SUMMEREDITH WHARTON
Instead of that she simply reached out and laid her hand on Mr. Steele's arm, drooping almost to the ground as she did so.
THE MAYOR'S WIFEANNA KATHERINE GREEN
Shattered bulwarks, ragged rents in the hulls, sails in tatters and drooping cordage told the story of the desperate battle.
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