By this time, my sister was quite desperate, so she pounced on Joe, and, taking him by the two whiskers
, knocked his head for a little while against the wall behind him: while I sat in the corner, looking guiltily on.
Ay, roar well," said Bagheera, under his whiskers
, "for the time will come when this naked thing will make thee roar to another tune, or I know nothing of man.
Meantime the chief mate, with an almost visible effect of collaboration on the part of his round eyes and frightful whiskers
, was trying to evolve a theory of the anchored ship.
were fair and glossy, and he had a large dimple, of unmistakably British origin, in the middle of his handsome chin.
Guppy becomes conscious of a manly whisker
emerging from the cloistered walk below and turning itself up in the direction of his face.
Henceforward they had to satisfy their aesthetic longings with his one whisker
, his transparent eye, and his movable teeth.
He was a thin, hard-featured man, with an ascetic, acquiline cast of face, grizzled and hollow-cheeked, clean-shaven with the exception of the tiniest curved promontory of ash-colored whisker
After this feature, I noticed next his beautiful brown wig; his sparkling little gray eyes; his rosy complexion; his short military whisker
, dyed to match his wig; his white teeth and his winning smile; his smart blue frock-coat, with a camellia in the button-hole; and his splendid ring, a ruby, flashing on his little finger as he courteously signed to me to take a chair.
Eventually they saw a very placid and prosperous man in his shirt sleeves, with a face as round as the recently sunken moon, and rays of red whisker
around the low arc of it, who was leaning on a post above the sluggish tide.
One curl of a girl's ringlet, one hair of a whisker
, will turn the scale against them all in a minute.
Another door opened noiselessly, and Mr Verloc immobilising his glance in that direction saw at first only black clothes, the bald top of a head, and a drooping dark grey whisker
on each side of a pair of wrinkled hands.
The doctor's round, full face framed in a light-coloured whisker
was the perfection of a dignified amenity.