Damian turned in time to see the vamp Charlie struggling to drag a skinned deer carcass across the threshold.
A familiar face appeared from the words, the golden-skinned deity she nicknamed Mr. Checkmate the first time they met at the Immortal Sanctuary.
He ran ahead and I fell down—that's how I skinned up my knee.
Muscular and dark-skinned, Tamer was hunched over the table in the center of the room, putting the final magic touches on a new compass.
The night-skinned Immortal appeared to be either dead-dead or sleeping.
"I made an attempt to teach him to dress," the night-skinned man in front of her said as she met his gaze.
She heard Kris stir, and the cocoa-skinned Jade followed.
Romas's people were fair skinned with light hair in varying shades of blond and red.
The dark-skinned Guardian was covered in tattoos and muscular, smaller than Xander but still a worthy adversary.
One was dark-skinned with tattoos all over his body, dark hair and an expression that turned curious as he met her gaze.
"Xander's expecting us," the dark-skinned man told her.
The leaves are generally tough-skinned and last for more than one season.
The Charruas are generally classified as a yellow-skinned race, of the same family as the Pampa Indians; but they are also represented as tanned almost black by the sun and air, without any admixture of red or yellow in their complexions.
18, 21 b); the body shortened, with the abdomen swollen, but protected with tubercles and spines, and with longish legs adapted for an active life, as in the predaceous larvae of ladybirds; the body soft-skinned, swollen and caterpillar-like, with legs well developed, but leading a sluggish underground life, as in the grub of a chafer; the body soft-skinned and whitish, and the legs greatly reduced in size, as in the wood-feeding grub of a longhorn beetle.
The triungulin searches for the eggs, and, after a moult, becomes changed into a soft-skinned tapering larva.
The larvae have soft-skinned bodies sometimes protected by rows of spiny tubercles, the legs being fairly developed in some families and greatly segments to the foot, but there are really five, the fourth being greatly reduced.
They waited in silence while he skinned the fox, then followed the brush a while, and at length turned off into the woods again.
Who would have suspected so large and cold and thick-skinned a thing to be so sensitive?