fond caress

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  • Then she hasted from the play-ground, To her mother's fond caress. Cited from Town and Country, John S. Adams
  • He drew her to him with a fond caress. Cited from Elsie's Womanhood, by Martha Finley
  • He clipt her round with many a fond caress, And kissed a thousand times, or little less. Cited from Orlando Furioso, by Ludovico Ariosto
  • I am unfit to meet your fond caress, How I may bear my shame my only care Henceforth. Cited from Phaedra, by Jean Baptiste Racine
  • I can still picture the loving smiles of this holy Carmelite and feel her fond caresses. Cited from Autobiography of St. The're`se of Lisieux, by The're`se Martin (of Lisieux)
  • Didst thou make traffic of my fond caress, And with another mock my kiss for gain? Cited from The Elegies of Tibullus, by Tibullus
  • He then used several very endearing expressions, and concluded by a very fond caress, and many violent protestations of love. Cited from The History of Tom Jones, a foundling, H. Fielding
  • Catching sight of her mother's pale, suffering face, the child flew to her side, seeking to cheer her by fond caresses. Cited from Memories, by Fannie A. (Mrs.) Beers
  • And straightway did they exchange betwixt them an host of kisses and fond caresses. Cited from The Well of Saint Clare, by Anatole France
  • Her aunt tried to soothe her with fond caresses. Cited from The Golden Dog, by William Kirby
  • Other people have had home, love, happiness; they have had fond caresses, tender cares, the bright faces of children shining round the board. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 3, No. 15, January, 1859, by Various
  • For beauty's fond caresses can most tenderly repay The weariness and trouble of many an anxious day. Cited from The Poems of A.L. [Adam Lindsay] Gordon
  • But not the woman, but the dream it is, That in his fond caresses, he adores. Cited from The Poems of Giacomo Leopardi, by Giacomo Leopardi
  • We sympathize with her maternal tenderness, lavishing fond caresses upon her child. Cited from The Madonna in Art, by Estelle M. Hurll
  • Memory brought up in vivid detail every moment of his brief and joyous courtship, each tender word, each enchanting smile, every fond caress. Cited from The House Behind The Cedars, Charles W. Chesnutt
  • Glancing over to note the effect upon her, Mr. Dale saw that she took the little girl up into her lap, bestowing upon her fond caresses. Cited from Rosa's Quest, by Anna Potter Wright
  • She saw not that every look and movement on her part filled Wallace with aversion, and not until he forcibly broke from her did she doubt the success of her fond caresses. Cited from The Scottish Chiefs, by Miss Jane Porter
  • Oft would she kiss my check, with fond caress Oft soothe me. Cited from Woman in the Ninteenth Century, Margaret F. Ossoli
  • I was the first that on thy knees Fondly caressed thee, and from thee received The fond caress. Cited from Woman in the Ninteenth Century, Margaret F. Ossoli
  • Neptune was first among the planets to heed the plaintive cry and held her to his breast, with fond caresses. Cited from Tales of Aztlan, George Hartmann
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