When he came to the cave, Fear, the Hairless
One, put out his hand and called him 'The Striped One that comes by night,' and the First of the Tigers was afraid of the Hairless
One, and ran back to the swamps howling.
body was a strange and ghoulish blue, except for a broad band of white which encircled its protruding, single eye: an eye that was all dead white--pupil, iris, and ball.
It is a huge, white-furred creature with six limbs, four of which, short and heavy, carry it swiftly over the snow and ice; while the other two, growing forward from its shoulders on either side of its long, powerful neck, terminate in white, hairless
hands, with which it seizes and holds its prey.
patches on a scalded dog are preferred by the fleas of Constantinople to a wider range on a healthier dog; and the exposed places suit the fleas exactly.
His little body, burned brown by exposure, suddenly caused him feelings of intense shame, for he realized that it was entirely hairless
, like some low snake, or other reptile.
Charles Augustus Milverton was a man of fifty, with a large, intellectual head, a round, plump, hairless
face, a perpetual frozen smile, and two keen gray eyes, which gleamed brightly from behind broad, gold-rimmed glasses.
All that had caused him doubt before as to the identity of his attackers was the hairiness of their breasts, for the white apes are entirely hairless
except for a great shock bristling from their heads.
Pepper went on to describe the white, hairless
, blind monsters lying curled on the ridges of sand at the bottom of the sea, which would explode if you brought them to the surface, their sides bursting asunder and scattering entrails to the winds when released from pressure, with considerable detail and with such show of knowledge, that Ridley was disgusted, and begged him to stop.
In this way they were like unto thipdars, in that to the hairless
Presently there emerged from the cavernous depths of the lair a monstrous creature, scarred from a hundred battles, almost hairless
and with an empty socket where one eye had been.
Though he spoke in the language of the great apes of the jungle, it is doubtful that Sheeta understood the words, though he knew well enough that the hairless
ape wished to frighten him from his well-chosen station past which edible creatures might be expected to wander sometime during the watches of the night.
It is many-legged and hairless
, its hide resembling that of a newborn mouse in repulsiveness.
A fine, brownish hair covered the chest and abdomen, and the face, the palms of the hands, the feet, the shoulders and back were practically hairless
The figures of all, both men and women, were symmetrical though heavy, and though there were some who verged strongly upon the Sto-lu type, there were others who were positively handsome and whose bodies were quite hairless
He kept a supply of drinking-water in his cave, which cave belonged to his son, the Hairless
One, who permitted him to occupy a corner of it.