It always works, whether you spring it on the belle of the village, the girl with a hare lip or the bearded lady at the circus.
A woman frightened in her first pregnancy by the sight of a child with a hare lip, had a child with a deformity of the same kind.
It may be by a pug nose, a hare lip, red hair, no hair or squint eyes.
You know, if I have to sustain this pose much longer, I shall get railway spine or a hare lip or something.
Such minor hereditary defects as hare lip or misshaped fingers do not necessarily indicate unfitness for marriage.
harelip hare·lip (hâr'lĭp')
See cleft lip.