The Baron is paying court to your lady love, a cuttlefish bone that she is.
"A Distinguished Provincial at Paris" by Honore de Balzac
Next moment the boat ran with a thud into a monster cuttlefish.
"The Crew of the Water Wagtail" by R.M. Ballantyne
Some of them have been seen to vomit lumps of these cuttlefish as long as a whale-boat.
"Fighting the Whales" by R.M. Ballantyne
Why not some strange thing of the air, as a cuttlefish is of the sea?
"The Wind Bloweth" by Brian Oswald Donn-Byrne
It is very similar to the ordinary cuttlefish, only, of course very much larger.
"With Airship and Submarine" by Harry Collingwood
But he does think, slowly and tenaciously, as a cuttlefish grips.
"A Poor Man's House" by Stephen Sydney Reynolds
At times the many-armed cuttlefish is seen to leap out of the water, while the star-fish, with its five arms of equal length, abounds.
"Foot-prints of Travel" by Maturin M. Ballou
Look at this cuttlefish before he squirts.
"Somehow Good" by William de Morgan
The Romans made extensive use of sepia, the coloring substance obtained from the cuttlefish.
"Books Before Typography" by Frederick W. Hamilton
Governments have learned wisdom from the cuttlefish, and can muddy the water on their enemies at the moment of danger.
"Tom Burke Of "Ours", Volume II (of II)" by Charles James Lever
The animal that produces this shell belongs to the octopus, or cuttlefish, family.
"Beautiful Shells of New Zealand" by E. G. B. Moss
Another kind is that of the mollusca, such as the cuttlefish; and lastly, the family of insects.
"Lives of Eminent Zoologists, from Aristotle to Linnæus" by William MacGillivray
Dead animals, oil, cuttlefish.
"An Australian Bird Book" by John Albert Leach
It was stolen by the cuttlefish, and in some legends Quawteaht was the original proprietor.
"Myth, Ritual And Religion, Vol. 2 (of 2)" by Andrew Lang
Feeling their way, like the arms of a horrible cuttlefish.
"The Rising Tide of Color Against White World-Supremacy" by Theodore Lothrop Stoddard
These are then filled with cuttlefish-black.
"Alone with the Hairy Ainu" by A. H. Savage Landor
And when he goes out he wriggles his snout, In a way that no cuttlefish ought.
"In My Nursery" by Laura E. Richards
Like the squids and cuttlefish, of which it was the prototype, it had an internal calcareous shell.
"The Elements of Geology" by William Harmon Norton
Small cuttlefish are in common use as an article of diet.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 1" by Various
All the cuttlefishes and octopi are also without the hard calcareous shell.
"Elementary Zoology, Second Edition" by Vernon L. Kellogg
Cross-dressing mourning cuttlefish make it hard for their fellow mollusks to tell male from female.
Whisknladle's Wild Prawns with Cuttlefish Ink Tagliatelle, Uni Saffron Creme, Fresno Chiles and Fava Leaves.
Color-shifting cuttlefish inspire TV screens.
Two cuttlefish demonstrate a rare ability to change skin color in response to environment.
For all the men out there who think they planned something clever for Valentine's Day, consider the ingenuity of the male Australian cuttlefish .
Rice, colored black with the ink of squid or cuttlefish, is commonplace in parts of Italy and Spain, but in this country it is a startling curiosity.
Gazing inquisitively through its "W"-shaped pupils as its suckered arms hang down from its face, the cuttlefish might seem alien to us, but it could tell us more about ourselves than we realize.
Deer Isle Shrimp, cauliflower, cuttlefish noodles, chorizo, marcona almond, fried spoon bread.
The first course had just been served in the Costa Concordia's dining room when the wine glasses, forks and plates of cuttlefish and mushrooms smashed to the ground.
Show students the images of the cuttlefish and its parts.
Quick Change Artists See how cuttlefish use their powers of transformation for much more than staying hidden.
Octopuses , along with their cephalopod cousins squids and cuttlefish, are considered to be some of the most intelligent invertebrates out there.
Cuttlefish in Faliraki bay, Rhodes island, Greece 2012.