caress upon

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  • The last three lines fall like a caress upon the ear. Cited from Fre'de'ric Mistral, by Charles Alfred Downer
  • She did not take him into her embrace, and lavish caresses upon him. Cited from Sevenoaks, by J. G. Holland
  • She would have lavished so much love, so many caresses upon him, that she would have cured him. Cited from Doctor Pascal, by Emile Zola
  • On impulse she laid her hand in light caress upon his brow, then swiftly departed. Cited from The Conflict, by David Graham Phillips
  • Tenderer Than youth's caress upon the head of her Pastorius laid his hand. Cited from The Complete Works of John Greenleaf Whittier
  • Outside she paused a moment to bestow a good-bye caress upon the doctor's horse and then she quickly went away. Cited from The Calling Of Dan Matthews, by Harold Bell Wright
  • David had not left the convent; he hastened and bestowed the first caress upon her. Cited from Mysteries of Paris, V3, by Eugene Sue
  • He saw her lavishing her caresses upon the inanimate head. Cited from One Day, by Anonymous
  • Then as he said something, she placed her hand with a caress upon his arm, and he, carried off his feet, plucked her up and kissed her again and again. Cited from The Great Shadow and Other Napoleonic Tales, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • He caught her in his arms, he, too, deeply moved, and lavished caresses upon her, as if his heart had all at once reopened to her. Cited from Doctor Pascal, by Emile Zola
  • I have seen him kiss a flower, lay a caress upon stem of tree, yearn toward palm tops against the blue. Cited from 1492, by Mary Johnston
  • So the honest pair saw in their eldest son the union of their own attractions, and thought they were making much of themselves when they lavished their caresses upon me. Cited from The Disowned, by E. B. Lytton, Vol. 2
  • "And that was our mamma!" cried the children, once more crowding about her to lavish caresses upon her. Cited from Elsie's Motherhood, by Martha Finley [AKA: Martha Farquharson]
  • Be careful about bestowing caresses upon her, as she needs to be guarded against hysteria, I should judge from your description. Cited from A Woman of the World, by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  • She lavished endearments upon him and caresses upon his short black nose, and Izzie received them all with enthusiastic gratitude. Cited from Short Stories of Various Types, ed. by Laura F. Freck
  • Unabashed by the presence of three strange people, he showered his caresses upon his companion every minute, and, it must be said, sufficiently coarse ones. Cited from Yama (The Pit), by Alexandra Kuprin
  • We sympathize with her maternal tenderness, lavishing fond caresses upon her child. Cited from The Madonna in Art, by Estelle M. Hurll
  • Lanyard assured himself it was, in excess of consideration even tried to persuade himself he had dreamed that ghost of a caress upon his hand. Cited from The False Faces, by Vance, Louis Joseph
  • She is so fair that your foul mouths would blight with but one caress upon her tender lips, and yet you shall not, be deprived of bliss. Cited from Graustark, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • She stooped to bestow a swift caress upon his forehead. Cited from The Safety Curtain, and Other Stories, by Ethel M. Dell