That he had been handsome might be easily judged from his high aquiline nose
and clear-cut chin; but his features had been so distorted by the seams and scars of old wounds, and by the loss of one eye which had been torn from the socket, that there was little left to remind one of the dashing young knight who had been fifty years ago the fairest as well as the boldest of the English chivalry.
She presented to the general observation a cruel aquiline nose
, an obstinate straight chin, magnificent dark hair and eyes, a serene splendor of fawn-colored apparel, and a lazy grace of movement which was attractive at first sight, but inexpressibly monotonous and wearisome on a longer acquaintance.
not vanquished?" said he of the Grove; "by the heaven that is above us I fought Don Quixote and overcame him and made him yield; and he is a man of tall stature, gaunt features, long, lank limbs, with hair turning grey, an aquiline nose
rather hooked, and large black drooping moustaches; he does battle under the name of 'The Countenance,' and he has for squire a peasant called Sancho Panza; he presses the loins and rules the reins of a famous steed called Rocinante; and lastly, he has for the mistress of his will a certain Dulcinea del Toboso, once upon a time called Aldonza Lorenzo, just as I call mine Casildea de Vandalia because her name is Casilda and she is of Andalusia.
He had the aquiline nose
found among many of the higher tribes, the prominent cheek bones, and black hair and eyes, but his mouth and lips were better molded.
He was a remarkably handsome man; some years past forty, I should judge; with long black hair, an aquiline nose
, broad cheek-bones, a sunburnt complexion, and a very bright, keen, dark, and piercing eye.
After hurdling insults from naysayers, who were used to seeing mestiza performers with aquiline noses
and pinup-worthy good looks singing about unrequited love and forbidden romances, she found herself fighting a different kind of battle.