Jerry Sandusky was alert but ashen as he stood at the defense table to hear his fate.
When the ashen Silda Spitzer appeared with her husband Eliot, it was the last straw.
They forecast an endless and ashen winter for the country that began as a brilliant idea.
He was coming downstairs with quaking legs; his face was ashen white, and he leaned heavily on the banisters.
Slowly, faintly, the colour crept back into that ashen face.
The colour died into an ashen gray and the air grew cold, with a heaviness beside that dragged at the very soul.
She stared at him with an ashen face and gulped twice before she could speak.
The subtle odor increased in intensity and the Viscount's face changed from violet to an ashen paleness.
At noon there was no sunshine, only a wan, ashen light that suffused the sky.
The true Temptation of this world and flesh wears grey rags, dishevelled hair, and an ashen cheek.