Jasper was one of the country's first movie poster designers and has been doing the job for 30 years.
And he took me like some out-of town jasper.
The wall was made of jasper, and the city of pure gold, as pure as glass.
Jasper hurled the ball back to Alice's waiting hand. She permitted herself a brief grin. And then her hand spun out again.
" Alice! " Jasper's voice whipped, and then he was right behind her, his hands curling over hers, loosening them from their grip on the table.
And the one who sat there had the appearance of jasper and ruby. A rainbow that shone like an emerald encircled the throne.
And the old man touched the door with a ring of graved jasper and it opened, and they went down five steps of brass into a garden filled with black poppies and green jars of burnt clay.