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jewelry to ornament the ear

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Telling Binu Charley to remove the ear-rings, and directing the Poonga-Poonga men to carry out the old fire-tender, Sheldon cleared the devil-devil house and set fire to it.
I took off the paper, saw some little hooks, undid them, and in the box were the ear-rings.
As soon as he saw the ear-rings, forgetting Dmitri and everything, he took up his cap and ran to Dushkin and, as we know, got a rouble from him.
You must admit that, if on the very same day and hour ear-rings from the old woman's box have come into Nikolay's hands, they must have come there somehow.
And if the ear-rings being found in Nikolay's hands at the very day and hour of the murder constitutes an important piece of circumstantial evidence against him--although the explanation given by him accounts for it, and therefore it does not tell seriously against him--one must take into consideration the facts which prove him innocent, especially as they are facts that /cannot be denied/.
He must have dropped the ear-rings out of his pocket when he stood behind the door, and did not notice he dropped them, because he had other things to think of.
It may be identified as an example of small Bronze Age adornment known as a hair-ring, although it is possible it was used as an ear-ring, the whole bar passing through a hole in the ear lobe.
The Frenchman was sent off after 30 minutes of their Champions League defeat to AEK Athens for two bookings - one of which for wearing an ear-ring.
If one mentally eliminates the full beard, bushy hair and disconcerting ear-ring from the Chandos portrait, it is not much unlike the First Folio portrait, although the cheeks are fatter.
They might not be done up to the nines in a shirt and tie, but t-shirts are out and God help anyone who turns up for training wearing an ear-ring.
One ad - to be shown during youth programmes on national TV - depicts a young man getting ready for a night out who rips out his ear-ring, smashes a wardrobe door in his face, urinates on his shoes and pours a takeaway down his shirt.
Taylor has stunned arrers aficionados by turning up for this year's defence with blond highlights in his hair and a girly ear-ring.
At the time, he had a stubbly complexion, light coloured shaven hair and was wearing a gold sleeper ear-ring.
The attacker was 17-22 years old, with short dark hair, and was wearing black trousers and an ear-ring.
He had a gold hoop ear-ring in his left ear and a gold ring on his right hand.