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  • n. A piece of laboratory equipment used for creating a cold spot on a surface.


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  • Or—and like a cold finger down her back, she recognized the truth—was it a woman’s decision, one that Lady Lucent had made out of her husband’s need for an heir and her need for a bed partner livelier than a crippled old man?

    Songs of Love & Death

  • When Renata had received word of the fire, uneasiness had trailed a cold finger down her spine.

    Etched in Bone


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