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He’s regal, an action star with class, and he’s the one silken thread in this tattered monstrosity.
In the most complex, hundreds or even thousands of females spin a great airy silken city, where some stay their entire lives.These huntsman spiders do something weird: live together as a big, happy family|Susan Milius|July 19, 2022|Science News
In a nutso glamour montage, she swirls around the house and its environs in a series of silken gowns and chic daytime ensembles, the camera fluttering around her like a wounded swan.Kristen Stewart and Pablo Larraín Do Princess Diana Wrong in Spencer|Stephanie Zacharek|September 3, 2021|Time
Is that scratchy rug atop her head really meant to be Kate's famously silken locks?Kate's First Official Portrait: Will Artist be Sent To Tower for Hideous Picture?|Tom Sykes|January 11, 2013|DAILY BEAST
One is the “silken cord” solution favored by Ottoman sultans.
Strange to say, the silken cord yielded to the first pull, as if nothing had been wrong with it at all!The Giant of the North|R.M. Ballantyne
Between the green and gold folds of his silken handkerchief his gentle brown eyes always regarded her.Bella Donna|Robert Hichens
"You spoke of disgrace," she observed gently, swaying her fan before her by its silken cord.Elster's Folly|Mrs. Henry Wood
Frivolity enveloped the company as with a silken veil, and yet everything moved as politely and as sedately as a minuet.Skipper Worse|Alexander Lange Kielland
The little shoe, whose silken laces had become loose in walking, lay in the road covered-with dust.Honey-Bee|Anatole France