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mane
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As I Lay Dying
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  • With tossing mane and tail and rolling eye the horse makes another short curvetting rush and stops again, feet bunched, watching Jewel.
  • Its mane and tail were going, as though in motion they were carrying out the splotchy pattern of its coat: he looked like he was riding on a big pinwheel, bare-hacked, with a rope bridle, and no hat on his head.
  • He galloped up and stopped, his heels in the horse’s ribs and it dancing and swirling like the shape of its: mane and tail and the splotches of its coat had nothing whatever to do with the flesh-and-bone horse inside them, and he sat there, looking at us.

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  • It was a healthy male lion with a golden mane.
  • She brushed the horse’s mane and tail.

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