A scarred tree marked a turning point in the trail, so she slowed down.
She rubbed her scarred arm and glanced up at the sky, which had begun to lighten.
If he didn't think he'd scarred her for life, he'd look forward to wooing her to his bed for a different reason.
A teenage girl with a scarred face framed by short dark hair and tiny fangs marking her as a demoness trailed her.
In the prevalent European varieties the bark is reddish-grey, and rather rough and scarred in old trees, which are often much lichen-covered.
So he lay now on his bed, supporting his large, heavy, scarred head on his plump hand, with his one eye open, meditating and peering into the darkness.
She ate quickly, looking from his perfect body to her scarred forearms.
He peeled off a glove to display a hand as scarred as his face.
Her arms and legs were only faintly scarred despite the glass shards from the rocket attacks and the damage done by Sasha.
He wanted his old face back, the scarred one.
At the age of puberty the lad was tattooed or scarred with gashes cut in back, shoulders, arms and chest, and the septum of the nose was pierced.
Darian lay on his back staring at the ceiling with brooding golden eyes, his horribly scarred body hidden under turtleneck and gloves and socks, even in the safety of his room.
He reached for her, but his scarred hand passed through hers, as if all that remained of him was a ghost of the man he'd been.
His face was as deeply scarred as his hands.
Selyn's smile was lopsided because of the unresponsive, scarred half of her face.
Above the sea, scarred with gorges and deep valleys, mountainous in character, difficult for armies to traverse, ill fitted to the peaceful pursuits in agriculture.
"Are you going to …" She drifted off and displayed her scarred forearms.
He touched it with some trepidation, fearing it'd changed back into the scarred maze that was him for so long.
She'd forgotten his presence, but he peeled off one glove to display a scarred forearm and hand.
He knelt beside them, staring at the horribly scarred man.
Damian's brother was somewhere inside the scarred shell of a man before him.
"He's been abused for thousands of years," the Watcher said, pausing beside the still, scarred man and resting a hand on his head.
He turned to Damian, his scarred features the most beautiful sight Damian had ever seen.
He'd been scarred so badly, he was hardly recognizable as a person.
Girls, too, were scarred at puberty and had teeth knocked out, &c. The ceremonies - known to the Whites under the native generic term for initiatory rites, Bora - were much the same throughout Australia.
As the mountains of Valencia and Catalonia effectually bar out the fertilizing moisture of the sea-winds, much of the province is a sheer wilderness, stony, ash-coloured, scarred with dry watercourses, and destitute of any vegetation except thin grass and heaths.
It is dominated by high mountains, gashed by superb canyons of rivers, scarred with dry gullies and washes, the beds of intermittent streams, varied with great shallow basins, sunken deserts, dreary levels, bold buttes, picturesque mesas, forests and rare verdant bits of valley.
It consists of wide rolling treeless plains scarred by the beds of many rivers, often dry for a great part of the year.
Above the sea, with luxuriantly wooded tops and bald, sheer sides scarred with marks of glacial action; the beachless coast is only a narrow ledge between the mountains and the sea, and unlike the coast of Norway, to which in outline it is not dissimilar, is bold, steep and craggy.