bruise upon

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  • There was a bruise upon her head, as well as upon her throat. Cited from Lonesome Land, by B. M. Bower
  • A man galloped up, a man with a dark bruise upon his forehead and eye. Cited from Then Marched the Brave, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • He could feel all their pinches and pricks still, though there was never a bruise upon him. Cited from Twelve Stories and a Dream, by H. G. Wells
  • He had been dead some days, but there was no wound or bruise upon his person to show how he had met his dreadful end. Cited from Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes, Arthur Conan Doyle #11
  • She was white and still and the physician had been engaged in bathing a huge bruise upon her temple. Cited from Brood of the Witch-Queen, by Sax Rohmer
  • A heavy blow, half broken by his sword, had beaten him down and left a great raw bruise upon his forehead. Cited from Sir Nigel, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • Two days later I detected a bruise upon her forehead. Cited from Bunch Grass, by Horace Annesley Vachell
  • This gives us a combination of causes leading to pressure and bruises upon the sensitive structures at the seat of corn. Cited from Diseases of the Horse's Foot, by Harry Caulton Reeks
  • The bruise upon the soft cheek cried out for tenderness and protection. Cited from Joyce of the North Woods, by Harriet T. Comstock
  • He came off clear with a mere bruise upon his shoulder, and his horse rolled, kicking spasmodic legs, and lay still. Cited from The Country of the Blind, And Other Stories, by H. G. Wells
  • She went on playing, but Sir Michael came across the room to look into the matter of the bruise upon his wife's pretty wrist. Cited from Lady Audley's Secret, by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  • The maid had entered with us, and began once more to foment the bruise upon her mistress's brow. Cited from Victorian Short Stories of Troubled Marriages, by Various
  • I was unharmed except for a slight bruise upon my forehead where it had struck the stone flagging as I fell. Cited from Gods of Mars, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Of the bruises upon the body of Madame L'Espanaye I do not speak. Cited from The Works of Edgar Allan Poe V1[Raven Edition]
  • A bad cold in her head luckily afforded sufficient pretext for the concealment of a bad bruise upon her cheek. Cited from St. George and St. Michael V2, G. MacDonald
  • She stopped abruptly to rearrange it; but before she could do so Robert Audley noticed a bruise upon her delicate skin. Cited from Lady Audley's Secret, by Mary Elizabeth Braddon
  • Leaning over me was Carthoris, a great bruise upon his forehead where the chain had struck, but alive, thank God, alive! Cited from Gods of Mars, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • She had a proper pride, and she chose to forget for this occasion a bruise upon her arm and the thrusting upon her of Hugon's company. Cited from Audrey, by Mary Johnston
  • When the hog, which dressed weighed more than two hundred pounds, was found, it had no marks or bruises upon it other than the deep fang wounds in the neck. Cited from Camps and Trails in China, Roy Chapman Andrews and Yvette Borup Andrews
  • Exhibit: the scratches upon my erstwhile beautiful countenance; reserved: the bruises upon my unhappy knees and elbows. Cited from The Man From Brodney's, by George Barr McCutcheon
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