Origin of corn silk
Examples from the Web for corn silk
Her pale blue eyes, like the painted eyes of a china doll, were red with constant tears under their corn-silk lashes.Tharon of Lost Valley|Vingie E. Roe
He took out his pipe and filled it from a handful of corn-silk in his jumper pocket.
Her hair, bleached the color of corn-silk, fell over her face in elfin wildness.The Valiants of Virginia|Hallie Erminie Rives
From velvet muzzle to sweeping tail, from mottled croup to fetlocks, she shone in the sunlight like corn-silk.
Ah, Sor Conte, she had blue eyes, and her hair was like the corn-silk.A Roman Singer|F. Marion Crawford