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dusty

(of a colour) tinged with grey; pale
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Spotlight (by Dr Fong, Gr2 in US), and Dusty Answer (by Zafonic, Listed-placed, dam of Gr2-placed winner Counterclaim).
Yet the censure of both The Well of Loneliness and Dusty Answer offers testimony to the attempt by authorities to suppress the existence of lesbianism if at all possible.
Lehmann's first novel, Dusty Answer (1927), is a finely told story of a girl moving through childhood and adolescence to the complexity of mature emotions.
Lehmann's Dusty Answer (1927), a delicate treatment of the lesbian relationship of two young women in their college years, is the best known of a series of successful novels.
Aunty Mary has a Danehill Dancer filly and is in foal to King's Best, while Dusty Answer has a Pivotal filly and has been mated to Selkirk.
His record at Goodwood might not be brilliant but John Dunlop rarely leaves the track without a winner and Dusty Answer can provide the cheer at the course today.
The Duke's mares also include Listed-placed Dusty Answer, a half-sister to last year's juvenile Listed winner Spotlight (by Dr Fong) out of Group 3 winner Dust Dancer.
Geoff Wragg's Indian Ridge filly took her time to get into full stride after Dusty Answer, who had been travelling well throughout, had gone for home two furlongs out as favourite Starfan began to struggle.
He has also trained Dust Dancer's first two foals, Dusty Answer and Tyranny, both useful winners over 7f at two and three.
If the Treasury's reaction to the announcement of Rover job losses last week is anything to go by, Mr Brown will have a dusty answer ready for Mr Mandelson.
But Dusty Answer was well beaten in a lesser race than today's at this track last time, while Desert Alchemy is unlikely to confirm marginal Ascot superiority over the bet back at this trip.
On Tuesday the House of Commons voted overwhelmingly in favour of military action if diplomacy fails and it is inevitable that the armed forces will make ready given the likelihood that Mr Annan will return with a dusty answer.