"And the sea-monsters here are extraordinary," McLean went on, "like dragons, wouldn't you say, John? Pink dragons with green spots?"
"Indeed, sir," Moore said, then gave a start as he belatedly realized the brigadier was teasing him.
p. 51, The Fort. Bernard Cornwell
Garak regarded the doctor warily, the reptilian nobs of his forehead bunching together in deep furrows."Oh, doctor, I'm afraid that in matters of mysterious deaths, I am entirely bereft of experience."
Quark took some comfort in noting that no one in the infirmary seemed to believe Garak any more than they believed him.
- 108, The Fall of Terok Nor. Judith and Garfield Reeves-Stevens