s caress

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  • Worse yet, he had never seen his father or felt a mother's caress. Cited from David Lannarck, Midget, by George S. Harney
  • He had often wanted a woman's caressing affection before, and gone without it. Cited from Fated to Be Free, by Jean Ingelow
  • How will you bear to live without your mother's caresses, to which you are so accustomed? Cited from Paul and Virginia, by Bernadin de Saint-Pierre
  • The universal life carried me on its breast; the summer's caress went to my heart. Cited from The World's Best Literature, Ancient And Modern, Vol. 2, by Warner
  • Star stood very still, neither returning nor repelling the lady's caresses. Cited from Captain January, by Laura E. Richards
  • This disgusted her with the whole performance, and she could not bear her husband's caresses. Cited from Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 3 (of 6), by Havelock Ellis
  • Her husband's caresses were lost on her. Cited from The Hungry Stones et. al., by Rabindranath Tagore
  • She pushed off her sister's caressing hand with a fierce gesture. Cited from The Power and the Glory, by Grace MacGowan Cooke
  • Rhoda could only weep, and return her poor mother's caresses in silence. Cited from The Evil Guest, by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
  • Josephine was very different; she received her husband's caresses affectionately, and even met him half way. Cited from Private Life of Napoleon, V8, by Constant
  • I went out into the country, and the children's caresses restored to me something of serenity and calm. Cited from Amiel's Journal, by Henri Frederic Amiel, Tr. Ward
  • Merely an hour's caress of old friends on the high shelves while the rain beats outside. Cited from A Thousand and One Afternoons in Chicago, B. Hecht
  • A child's caresses, a friend's talk, are enough to make me gay and expansive. Cited from Amiel's Journal, by Henri Frederic Amiel, Tr. Ward
  • I, who shall never know a little son's caress felt like a starving man who looks on bread and may not eat. Cited from The Little Colonel's Chum: Mary Ware, by Annie Fellows Johnston
  • Tenderer Than youth's caress upon the head of her Pastorius laid his hand. Cited from The Complete Works of John Greenleaf Whittier
  • "My son!" he said, and his voice was gentle and soothing as a woman's caress. Cited from The Strolling Saint, by Rafael Sabatini
  • Charlotte's caresses had been few and maidenly; they all came into his mind like stings. Cited from Pembroke, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • Every sound was like a mother's caress, and every thing was a familiar toy, with which a bright world could be built. Cited from Pelle the Conqueror, V1, Martin Anderson Nexo
  • He therefore hopped down from his branch, vivified the body, and began to return the woman's caresses. Cited from Vikram and the Vampire, by Sir Richard F. Burton
  • What god's caressing breath has set thy scattered tresses floating? Cited from Dream Tales and Prose Poems, by Ivan Turgenev
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