bony arms

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  • With her long, bony arm she beckoned her children to come to the house. Cited from The Mysteries of Paris V2, by Eugene Sue
  • He swung his long bony arms across his breast and turned his face skywards. Cited from The Half-Hearted, by John Buchan
  • I felt bony arms around me, dragging me back into the coffin. Cited from The Continental Classics, Volume XVIII, Mystery Tales, by Various
  • He raised his bony arms -- the wide silk sleeves falling back -- his emaciated yellow hands. Cited from Java Head, by Joseph Hergesheimer
  • Leonard stared at her blankly, and then put out a bony arm and drew her to his side. Cited from Four Days, by Hetty Hemenway
  • He waved a long, bony arm at the Mexican, who flashed his white teeth. Cited from Going Some, by Rex Beach
  • The mother had no English, so smiled expansively, her bony arms folded across her stomach. Cited from The Forest, by Stewart Edward White
  • He knelt upon the cold floor with one bare and bony arm beneath the sick man's head, while the other lay across his breast. Cited from The Slave Of The Lamp, by Henry Seton Merriman
  • He then sat down by Judith, and would have twined his bony arms round her neck, but she roughly repulsed him. Cited from Old Saint Paul's, by William Harrison Ainsworth
  • The constable, in his crazy panic, flung both bony arms about the dog. Cited from Further Adventures of Lad, Albert Payson Terhune
  • Shaking her bony arm at the Judge and the rest, she commanded them to begone from her premises. Cited from The Kentucky Ranger, by Edward T. Curnick
  • Constance held firmly the bony arm which clung to her own, and felt it quiver at every step. Cited from Our Friend the Charlatan, George Gissing
  • "Oh, j'y!" cried the Old Un, hugging himself in bony arms. Cited from The Definite Object, by Jeffery Farnol
  • For a moment she stood collecting her thoughts, then she knelt down, freed the curtain from his grasp, and lifted him in her long bony arms. Cited from Garman and Worse, by Alexander Lange Kielland
  • One bony arm with its clawlike hand encircled the rag doll that she had held that day when Helen took the two children into the country. Cited from Helen of the Old House, by Harold Bell Wright
  • The bony arms hung down on either side, the bony limbs projected towards him, the great white skull hung forward over the massive breast bone. Cited from Colonel Quaritch, V.C., by H. Rider Haggard
  • The woman folded her bony arms in her apron, cast one tragic glance at her children, then faced us again, hollow-eyed but undaunted. Cited from The Maid-At-Arms, by Robert W. Chambers
  • Outside on the landing, La Cibot tapped his bony arm. Cited from Poor Relations, by Honore de Balzac
  • She stood in the middle of the kitchen wrapping her great bony arms in her checked apron and staring at Sheila. Cited from Hidden Creek, by Katharine Newlin Burt
  • Her dress was dirty and ragged, an ill-fitting gingham, the elbows out and her bare, bony arms showing through. Cited from The Foolish Virgin, by Thomas Dixon
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