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Blanche was a fragile white moth beating against the unbreakable sides of a 1000 watt bulb.Elia Kazan to Tennessee Williams: You Gotta Suffer to Sing the Blues|Elia Kazan|May 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Thomas Harris tipped his hat to Fowles in The Silence of the Lambs when he created the moth-loving antagonist Jame Gumb.How to Understand the Criminal Mind By Reading This Novel|Casey N. Cep|December 6, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For a contemporary manifestation of this moth-eaten brand of tyranny, look no further than Hamas-ruled Gaza.
What does it mean for a Chinese tiger, stuffed by the English, to be left as moth-food today?
The (p. 325) moth, whose egg produces these larv, is a large white miller of unusual size and prolificness.
Lay not up to yourselves treasures on earth: where the rust, and moth consume, and where thieves break through, and steal.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
I also saw the clerk busy folding up a moth-eaten velvet pall—not a sight for Christmas Day.A Thin Ghost and Others|M. R. (Montague Rhodes) James
Spinning—he was for ever spinning, like a tireless moth through a fiery air; and the world went roaring past.When Valmond Came to Pontiac, Complete|Gilbert Parker
White Moth—strands from an Ostrich, wings from a white Pigeon, a white hackle for legs, and a black head.The Teesdale Angler|R Lakeland