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He thought sunken whale carcasses would be a good place to start.
The sunken eyes, the tangled masses of raven hair, the look of exhaustion and hopeless woe.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
Beyond it, temple roofs—black keels of sunken vessels—cut a sky still powdered thick with stars.
THE DRAGON PAINTERMARY MCNEIL FENOLLOSA
And then the salt tears flowed down his sunken cheeks and formed a pool on the floor.
Had the piles been hollow, or too short to reach bed-rock, it would either have sunken or tumbled.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
This morning he came up, his cheeks more sunken, his eyes more hollow.
This autumn, going down a sunken road, I wandered off across the fields, lost in earthly thoughts.
FRDRIC MISTRALCHARLES ALFRED DOWNER
All that was pitiable and miserable in the land, sunken alike by ignorance and destitution.
At last, the sunken eyelids and the inability to see my flashlight and respond told me the nauseating truth.
TIGER CATDAVID H. KELLER
But just then two of the sunken barges were carried away, and the water poured through the break in a flood.

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