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  • The old woman put out her bony hand and laid it on the girl's arm. Cited from Westerfelt, by Will N. Harben
  • It has been said before that her bony fingers closed upon his arms in a far from feeble manner. Cited from Truxton King, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • He laid his fine hand with kindly intent upon her bony shoulder. Cited from The Philosopher's Joke, Jerome K. Jerome
  • He tried to draw his arm away, but her bony fingers clutched and held it. Cited from Westerfelt, by Will N. Harben
  • Out went her bony finger as he came down. Cited from The Light in the Clearing, by Irving Bacheller
  • She did not make the best of herself, brushing her thin black hair straight back from her bony forehead. Cited from The Captives, by Hugh Walpole
  • She seized the girl's arm with her bony fingers. Cited from The Girl at Cobhurst, by Frank Richard Stockton
  • In her bony yellowed hand she held a collection of tradesmen's account-books. Cited from Hilda Lessways, by Arnold Bennett
  • And we almost died, becaze and because Her bony fingers looked like claws. Cited from Songs, Merry and Sad, by John Charles McNeill
  • The crazy woman drew near to him, and grazed his forehead with her bony hand. Cited from The Son of Monte-Cristo, Volume II (of 2), by Alexandre Dumas pere
  • This done, the lady made the following parting address to me, looking and pointing her bony finger at me. Cited from My Bondage and My Freedom by Frederick Douglass #2
  • One might almost see her bony side, ruffled by the cutting north wind, heave with her breathing. Cited from Chip, of the Flying U, by B. M. Bower
  • The mother had no English, so smiled expansively, her bony arms folded across her stomach. Cited from The Forest, by Stewart Edward White
  • As she had done one day twenty-four years ago, now she turned and dropped heavily into a chair, her bony hands pressed to her shallow bosom. Cited from Black Jack, by Max Brand
  • She gripped her bony hands tight and a look of beatific joy came into her wrinkled face. Cited from A Voice in the Wilderness, by Grace Livingston Hill
  • With her bony fingers the lady was trying to pull her tangled veil over her face in order to hide her tears. Cited from Resurrection, by Leo Tolstoy [Leo Tolstoi]
  • She even roared in his ears, and once it seemed to him that her bony shoulder was cutting through his garments and skin. Cited from The Splendid Idle Forties, by Gertrude Atherton
  • The muscles of the growing girl partake in the rapid growth and development of her bony framework. Cited from Youth and Sex, by Mary Scharlieb and F. Arthur Sibly
  • Her bony hands, of almost transparent thinness, seemed hardly able to sustain the weight of the cast bronze. Cited from Out of the Ashes, by Ethel Watts Mumford
  • She folded her bony hands and prayed aloud, all the time twitching her face in such a way that it almost made me laugh. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. IV, by Francke (Ed.)
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