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“Jeffrey wanted me to tell you that you looked so pretty,” the female voice said into my disbelieving ear.I Tried to Warn You About Sleazy Billionaire Jeffrey Epstein in 2003|Vicky Ward|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
In an act of corporal punishment that we at the Daily Beast do not condone, Joseph grabbed Him by the ear and “pulled hard.”
And in his view, they may be good at policy but have “a deaf ear when it comes to politics.”
Worse, when Richman woke up the next morning, her entire ear was purple.
She had low-grade blood poisoning in her ear from the pin she used to pierce it.
When we were mounted Mac leaned over and muttered an admonitory word for Piegan's ear alone.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
What the ear hears is the fundamental pitch only; the overtones harmonize with the primary or fundamental tone, and enrich it.Expressive Voice Culture|Jessie Eldridge Southwick
The worst loss is that of Winston's ear; high principles won't obtain high explosives.Gallipoli Diary, Volume I|Ian Hamilton
He looked up, half shutting his one funny eye, and cocking one ear up, and letting the other droop down.Squinty the Comical Pig|Richard Barnum
Motionless she stood, straining eye and ear; she could hear nothing, but the gestures told much.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson