caress it

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  • I took up the little thing and caressed it, and then put it down again. Cited from True Stories About Dogs and Cats, by Follen
  • Indeed he was following the child, and about to caress it again. Cited from The Newcomes, by William Makepeace Thackeray
  • At that he laid a quick hand upon her hair, caressing it. Cited from The Glory Of The Conquered, by Susan Glaspell
  • Many times a day she would pause in her work to caress it. Cited from Step by Step; or Tidy's Way to Freedom
  • She let me hold her hand and caress it and tell her how soft and tender it was. Cited from The Rise of David Levinsky, by Abraham Cahan
  • Presently he felt a hand touch his head and he turned quickly to caress it with his tongue. Cited from Prince Jan, St. Bernard, by Forrestine C. Hooker
  • She put out her loving little brown hand and caressed it. Cited from Rebecca Mary, by Annie Hamilton Donnell
  • She took my hand as I went to her side and tenderly caressed it. Cited from The Light in the Clearing, by Irving Bacheller
  • She pronounced the word married as if her voice caressed it. Cited from Ethan Frome, By Edith Wharton
  • Then it remained still, so near that he wanted to thrust out his warm red tongue and caress it. Cited from Baree, Son of Kazan, James Oliver Curwood
  • He took her hand again, caressed it, and finally kissed her. Cited from Together, by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  • Anne put out her hand and touched his arm, caressing it. Cited from The Helpmate, by May Sinclair
  • As she caressed it, the child's face twisted as if in pain. Cited from The Eternal Maiden, by T. Everett Harr?
  • If I could but reach his faithful head I would stroke and caress it, living or dead. Cited from The Stories of the Three Burglars, by Frank Richard Stockton
  • Mrs. Woodward again sat down, and taking her daughter's hand in her own, caressed it. Cited from The Three Clerks, by Anthony Trollope
  • I had even taken it in my hands and caressed it before Tonton, who had just gone to bed. Cited from International Short Stories: French, by Various
  • She let him caress it, still reading on. Cited from Together, by Robert Herrick (1868-1938)
  • Yasmini caressed it and made it do its work twice over. Cited from King--of the Khyber Rifles, Talbot Mundy
  • Bending lower over the hand, he caressed it more assiduously than ever, afraid to look into her face. Cited from The Prince of India, by Lew. Wallace, Vol. 2
  • A father has two ways of showing his love to his child -- by caressing it and by punishing it. Cited from Sermons on National Subjects, by Charles Kingsley
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