her skinny

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  • She extended her skinny arm in the direction of the forest. Cited from The Downfall, by Emile Zola
  • Her skinny hands moved as if wishing, but unable, to lay hold of something. Cited from At the Back of the North Wind, George MacDonald #0
  • The gray mantle she wore fell away from her skinny arm as she raised it high. Cited from Virgilia, by Felicia Buttz Clark
  • She raised her skinny hand up, and her eyes became glazed. Cited from No Defense, by G. Parker, v3
  • I felt her skinny hand reach out and clutch my shoulder. Cited from The Story Girl, by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  • I hear the sound of her skinny feet as she plants them successively on the floor, like two boxes. Cited from Light, by Henri Barbusse [Tr.: Fitzwater Wray]
  • She was always pawing him and sticking her skinny hands in his hair. Cited from The Plastic Age, by Percy Marks
  • On the return visit, her skinny dog met me with elaborate demonstrations of welcome. Cited from Slave Narratives: Florida, by Work Projects Administration
  • "But she will die!" exclaimed the emperor, as bending over the poor old woman, he took her skinny hand in his. Cited from Joseph II. and His Court, by L. Muhlbach
  • Her skinny hands were supported by a silver-headed staff, which was covered with quaint carvings. Cited from Three Brides, Love in a Cottage, and Other Tales,by Francis A. Durivage
  • Her face was furrowed with deep wrinkles, and her skinny hand, held before the lamp, seemed transparent. Cited from In the Field (1914-1915), by Marcel Dupont
  • The square neck was filled with lace, and it hid her skinny throat. Cited from The Bell in the Fog and Other Stories, by Gertrude Atherton
  • And the old woman laid her hand fondly on his head, and her skinny fingers played with his soft locks, as she spoke hurriedly and thick. Cited from Hypatia, by Charles Kingsley
  • Sylvia took up the most valuable thing there, a really good pearl necklace, and held it dangling from her skinny hand. Cited from The Shoulders of Atlas, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • The old witch clapped her skinny hands together, and smiled encouragingly upon her handiwork. Cited from Short Stories of Various Types, ed. by Laura F. Freck
  • The old witch clapt her skinny hands together, and smiled encouragingly upon her handiwork. Cited from The International Magazine - Volume V. No. 2, February 1852, by Various
  • The old serving-woman would not let me in at first; but I shoved a dollar between her skinny old fingers, and that altered her note. Cited from Peter Simple and The Three Cutters, Vol. 1, by Captain Frederick Marryat
  • The old serving-woman would not let me in at first: but I shoved a dollar between her skinny old fingers, and that altered her note. Cited from Peter Simple, by Frederick Marryat
  • "My money!" she yelled, clasping the pillow in her skinny arms. Cited from The Mystery of a Hansom Cab, by Fergus Hume
  • Oh, bless him, bless him!' mumbled the old woman, holding up her skinny hand, and grinning frightfully at her daughter. Cited from Dombey and Son, by Charles Dickens
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