- His tangled beard, grizzled hair, and outstanding, drooping eyebrows combined to give an air of dignity and power to his appearance, but his face was of an ashen white, while his lips and the corners of his nostrils were tinged with a shade of blue.Adventure IV — The Boscombe Valley Mystery (84% in)
- "I cannot, and I will not, believe it!" cried the banker with an ashen face.Adventure XI — The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet (81% in)
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