matronly face

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  • The cousin started and colored red all over her matronly face and neck. Cited from Pembroke, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • Her shadow fell upon the matronly face, and the woman rose and courtesied. Cited from St. Elmo, Augusta J. Evans
  • She has a beautiful, matronly face, with abundant hair, smoothly brushed over her forehead. Cited from The Madonna in Art, by Estelle M. Hurll
  • Mrs. Thornburgh moved on, her matronly face aglow with interest. Cited from Robert Elsmere, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • She seemed to be a country woman, with a simple, matronly face, which was solemnized and softened with the comfort that she had obtained by disburdening herself of the soil of worldly frailties and receiving absolution. Cited from French/Italian Notebooks, V2, Nath. Hawthorne
  • I can see Uncle Alec's tired, brilliant, blue eyes, Aunt Janet's wholesome, matronly face, Uncle Roger's sweeping blond beard and red cheeks, and Aunt Olivia's full-blown beauty. Cited from The Story Girl, by Lucy Maud Montgomery