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  • I but use you a minute, then I resign you, stallion, Why do I need your paces when I myself out-gallop them?
  • A gigantic beauty of a stallion, fresh and responsive to my caresses, Head high in the forehead, wide between the ears, Limbs glossy and supple, tail dusting the ground, Eyes full of sparkling wickedness, ears finely cut, flexibly moving.
  • …extravagant, yearning, questioning artist’s face, The ugly face of some beautiful soul, the handsome detested or despised face, The sacred faces of infants, the illuminated face of the mother of many children, The face of an amour, the face of veneration, The face as of a dream, the face of an immobile rock, The face withdrawn of its good and bad, a castrated face, A wild hawk, his wings clipp’d by the clipper, A stallion that yielded at last to the thongs and knife of the gelder.

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  • Marcus jerks his head around, shocked into stillness as a foam-coated stallion gallops through the doors of the stadium.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • The sewing machine was a gleaming, glossy black that reminded her of the landowner’s horse back in Italy; sewing, Bella felt like she was holding on to the reins of a wild stallion.
    Margaret Peterson Haddix  --  Uprising

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