"Her pale, jade-green eyes watched me with concern."
Light Green Eyes - Candice Wright
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Fewer than 2% of us have green eyes, most of the lucky ones being of Nordic, Germanic or Celtic ancestry. Occasionally, this unusual eye colour will also be found in people from West Asia, South Asia or North Africa.