Michael poured some coffee as Marietta came in with the youngest children, he looked over at them and she immediately noticed the fatigue lines on his rugged face.
In fact, this is a pretty rugged piece of machinery to withstand this 200-mile an hour impact out there in Utah.
He wasn't conventionally rugged , or square shouldered, or full of muscles.
He wears a sort of rugged , brown, leather motorcycle jacket and motorcycle boots.
They undertook the three-day and four-night challenge last week, amongst the rugged terrain of the Isle of Wight.
George's face is described for the reader in elegant detail: it is rugged and hard, but in the shadows, tender.
And behind the sparkle lies the rugged determination that has made her what she is today.
Western images serve as shorthand images of patriotism, democracy, rugged individualism, and a host of other virtues.
This rugged , secluded house was designed to withstand the elements with style but little maintenance.
And although the rugby was not classic it was rugged and determined in an entertaining end to end game.