icy fingers

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  • She suddenly clutched my hand in her icy fingers, but her voice failed her. Cited from The Jew And Other Stories, by Ivan Turgenev
  • It touched him with its icy fingers, and a dullness like death shot through his heart. Cited from The Lancashire Witches, by William Harrison Ainsworth
  • But why that sudden lifting of the head, as if a spirit hand had indeed touched him with its icy fingers? Cited from Dora Deane, by Mary J. Holmes
  • I picked up the book, and as I placed it in his hand, the icy fingers closed softly over mine. Cited from Modern Prose And Poetry; For Secondary Schools, by Various
  • She heard his voice at the door and her icy fingers grasped at the book that had slipped to the ground. Cited from The Sheik, by E. M. Hull
  • He felt as if icy fingers had clutched his heart. Cited from Charles Rex, by Ethel M. Dell
  • A light footstep came nearer and he was conscious of the pressure of icy fingers upon his hands. Cited from Broken to the Plow, by Charles Caldwell Dobie
  • The icy fingers which had lain within those of the other, now relaxed their hold. Cited from Marguerite Verne, by Agatha Armour
  • Swiftly, like the touch of an icy finger, that warning note of danger had reached him again. Cited from Fire-Tongue, by Sax Rohmer
  • Ready should Death's icy finger Lay its chill upon thy brow? Cited from The Otterbein Hymnal, by Edmund S. Lorenz
  • She pressed her icy fingers to her hot and throbbing temples, and tried to understand the situation. Cited from The Lost Lady of Lone, by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  • With icy finger on each yellow leaf Writes he the history of the dying year. Cited from Godey's Lady's Book, Vol. 42, January, 1851, by Various
  • He felt the Judge's icy fingers touch his throat as he adjusted the rope. Cited from Dracula's Guest, by Bram Stoker
  • An icy finger seemed to touch her heart. Cited from Tales of Chinatown, by Sax Rohmer
  • I will not stop to say what he must be who is so much my enemy as to lay an icy finger on the warm pulse of the people. Cited from The Prince of India, by Lew. Wallace, Vol. 2
  • His icy fingers were upon her fluttering pulses, and the feeble current of life stood still. Cited from Withered Leaves from Memory's Garland, by Abigail Stanley Hanna
  • Everett felt as though an icy finger had moved swiftly down his spine. Cited from The Lost Road, etc, by Richard Harding Davis
  • For an instant the King stood as tense and white as though the hand of death had reached out and touched his heart with its icy fingers. Cited from The Outlaw of Torn by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • Therese, trembling, gave him hers, and started when she felt the burning clasp that closed upon her icy fingers. Cited from Joseph II. and His Court, by L. Muhlbach
  • Death had already laid its icy finger on many, and many more were grouped near in despairing expectation of the same fate. Cited from Opening a Chestnut Burr, Edward Payson Roe
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