smilingly shook

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  • When he turned to perform a similar office for her daughter, however, the girl smilingly shook her head. Cited from The Pride of Palomar, by Peter B. Kyne
  • But again she only smilingly shook her head and continued speaking. Cited from Oh, Money! Money!,byEleanor Hodgman Porter
  • But he saw her regarding him from the other end of the room, and smilingly shook his head. Cited from The High School Freshmen, by H. Irving Hancock
  • They smilingly shook hands, and looked at each other long and significantly. Cited from Louisa of Prussia and Her Times, by L. Muhlbach #7
  • He must have read her mind, for in his majestical way he smilingly shook his head. Cited from Gideon's Band, by George W. Cable
  • I was even weak enough to offer him five pounds apiece for them, but he still smilingly shook his head. Cited from Prose Fancies, by Richard Le Gallienne
  • She smilingly shook her head in a decided negative. Cited from The Forfeit, by Ridgwell Cullum
  • Percival, still holding her hand, smilingly shook his head. Cited from The Honorable Percival, by Alice Hegan Rice
  • She had guessed everything from a gold ring to a prayer-book; but at every guess her father had only smilingly shook his head. Cited from A Little Maid of Old Maine, by Alice Turner Curtis
  • Reeves smilingly shook her head in indulgence of such long-lived romance. Cited from The Best Short Stories of 1917, ed. by Edward J. O'Brien
  • She sat up, blushing from chin to brow, and smilingly shook her head. Cited from Desert Love, by Joan Conquest
  • And they highly approved of the way in which the champions smilingly shook hands after the bout was over -- as they had done before it began. Cited from The Hot Swamp, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • I smilingly shook my head, laid the note on the table, pressed the Doctor's hand, and descended the stairs. Cited from The Violin, by George Hart
  • The prince smilingly shook his head, and thanking the dervish once more, he sprang on his horse and threw the ball before him. Cited from The Arabian Nights, by Andrew Lang
  • Burgess could not long fail to notice that the two persons opposite were talking about her, and she smilingly shook her finger across the table at her friend. Cited from How Women Love, by Max Simon Nordau
  • Zuleika looked at the handkerchief, which was obviously a man's, and smilingly shook her head. Cited from Zuleika Dobson, by Max Beerbohm
  • Miss Maggie looked distressed and raised a protesting hand; but Mrs. Jane smilingly shook her head and went on. Cited from Oh, Money! Money!,byEleanor Hodgman Porter
  • When Rouletta smilingly shook her head Mr. Ryan dangled a tempting bait before her. Cited from The Winds of Chance, by Rex Beach
  • They brought in a raised map of their country, beautifully made, and increased our knowledge of geographical terms; but when we inquired for information as to the country outside, they smilingly shook their heads. Cited from Herland [for Mother's Day], Charlotte P. Gilman
  • I wished he could, too, and made a jesting offer to take charge of his lift for an hour while he went out to watch the game; but he smilingly shook his head and dropped down in answer to an imperative ring from below. Cited from The Loss of the SS. Titanic, by Lawrence Beesley
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