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This shadow follows my every move, an uncomfortable chill on the nape of my neck.
If a man has hired an ox and has crushed its foot or has cut its nape, ox for ox to the owner of the ox he shall render.
THE OLDEST CODE OF LAWS IN THE WORLDHAMMURABI, KING OF BABYLON
She knew that Harney liked to see its reddish edges ruffled about her forehead and breaking into little rings at the nape.
SUMMEREDITH WHARTON
They approached in a friendly manner, “dancing and making many signs of joy, saying in their tongue Nape tondamen assuath.”
THE INDIAN IN HIS WIGWAMHENRY R. SCHOOLCRAFT
In this connexion, I need merely allude to the production of voluptuous sensations by tickling the nape of the neck.
Ajax grabbed him by the nape of the neck and seat of his uniform, nearly ruining one of the epaulets.
The man who fed was weary, and Tess could see that the red nape of his neck was encrusted with dirt and husks.
As she bent over the plants, the white nape of her neck was visible, where her dark hair traced a thick wavy line.
And how vexed Litvinov was with himself already, as he watched the red nape of the retreating sharpers neck!
SMOKETURGENEV IVAN SERGEEVICH
It rippled away from her forehead and broke into shining little curls about her ears and at the nape of her neck.

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