"Behind him walked his opposite, a huge man,shapeless of face, with large pale eyes, with wide, sloping shoulders; and he walked heavily, dragging his feet a little, the way a bear drags his paws."
"The first man was small and quick, dark of face, with restless eyes and sharp, strong features."
"The door opened and a tall, stoop-shouldered old man came in. He was dressed in blue jeans and he carried a big push-broom in his left hand."
"a thin young man with a brown face, with brown eyes and a head of tightly curled hair."
"She had full, roughed lips and wide-spaced eyes, heavily made up. Her fingernails were red. Her hair hung in little rolled clusters, like sausages. She wore a cotton house dress and red mules on the in steps of which were little bouquets of red ostrich feathers."