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We sing “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” and “Jingle Bells”.
The long-nosed, self-described “little New York lover of photography” has embraced the impact his pictures can make.
But how is it they never lose that hunger to turn over the next shovel of dirt?
Moran also pointed out straight edges where a shovel had sliced into the earth.Knowing Where the Bodies Are Buried: An Excerpt From 'Lives in Ruins'|Marilyn Johnson|November 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Trust us, the Obama administration said, about spying on Americans and restarting the economy through “shovel-ready” programs.
The memory of the hawk-nosed, steel-eyed officer who rode from Kurnaul to Meerut in twenty-four hours smote him like a whip.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
A low slung maroon roadster came down the street and nosed into the mouth of the tarvia drive at Joseph's gate.
A sudden distaste for the monotonous toil with the shovel came upon him, and he felt the call of the wilderness.The Gold Trail|Harold Bindloss
Coffee Jack, shovel in hand, kept the larger stones moving when they threatened to choke up the boxes.Gold-Seeking on the Dalton Trail|Arthur R. Thompson
Webber pulled out a snub-nosed instrument that looked enough like a gun to be very convincing.The Stars, My Brothers|Edmond Hamilton