The moment he produced the glittering earbobs
, the whimpering and whining of the sempiternal beldame was at an end.
She left a phone number, which connects to her Parliament House office in Canberra, so she could be contacted once the earbob
has been found.
I didn't have to throw any sparkly earbobs
into the Franklin stove, but the "household goods and personal effects" I'll be allowed to keep are a fraction of the things I've collected over the years.
Even his ears, which he had pierced and hung with red earbobs
, seemed to have been crushed to the side of his head.
The Wind Done Gone tips its hat to this famous illustration, showing a photograph of a beautiful Black woman--surely Randall's narrator Cynara, Rhett Butler's mulatta mistress and later wife--seated at a table, quill in hand, dressed elegantly if flashily in satins and laces, earbobs
dangling amidst glossy curls.