I was about to deny, but she put a finger to my lips.
As my finger tips trace line and curve, they discover the thought and emotion which the artist has portrayed.
He tapped his finger on the paper.
Oh!" and she shook her finger at him, "I have even heard of your doings in Paris!"
"Your joke is too bad, it's witty but unjust," said Anna Pavlovna, shaking her little shriveled finger at him.
Fritz pointed a stubby finger at her.
We got lucky and pulled a single finger print from the rest room door.
He touched her face and trailed a finger down her neck, between her breasts, and rested his hand on her stomach.
With the DNA you could tell whose finger it was, if you happened to have the rest of the guy's body or a few squirts of his liquids.
I read my first connected story in May, 1887, when I was seven years old, and from that day to this I have devoured everything in the shape of a printed page that has come within the reach of my hungry finger tips.
The ball of the human finger is but a drop congealed.
"Come, let's argue then," said Prince Andrew, "You talk of schools," he went on, crooking a finger, "education and so forth; that is, you want to raise him" (pointing to a peasant who passed by them taking off his cap) "from his animal condition and awaken in him spiritual needs, while it seems to me that animal happiness is the only happiness possible, and that is just what you want to deprive him of.
Quinn thumped his finger on the paper.
The tramp screamed and touched her finger to the oozing blood.
She brushed water from his face and traced a finger along his jaw.
"Then we take them out back and—" Dustin ran his finger across his throat.
He placed the ring on his finger, his body buzzing with lust and anticipation.
Even David Dean, although he was smart enough to keep his mouth shut in front of his wife, was forced to cross every finger of both hands.
Maybe someone gave us 'the finger' only this time it isn't an insult.
Dean's question was met with a smile and a kindergarten finger to Fred's shushing lips.
"It's very small," adding, "maybe a little finger or a ring finger.
Maybe some miner lost his finger and when they rushed him to a doctor the severed piece was lost.
"I don't think I want to stare at someone's finger while I'm putting on my makeup," she said with a shudder.
Fred put his finger to his lips.
He pointed his finger and snarled, "Remember that!"
Her hand shot out before Dean could see it, slapping him across the face so hard four finger prints glowed in red on his cheek.
He rose to leave and then added, Whatever the age of that skeleton, the facts still remain that someone swapped the bones, someone stole the finger and 'metalman29' was offering an inflated price for the mine.
Eyes widened when she learned someone had pilfered the small finger bone from Cynthia's bureau and she shivered when told the Deans had been followed into the mine.
She put her finger to her lips to quiet Dean.
Somebody switched the bones, stole the finger, and took the cigarette tin.
"You shouldn't have—" he began, but she put a finger to his lips.
Keep the finger as a souvenir.
Finally he released one hand and lifted it to her face, crooking a finger under her chin to lift it.
Deidre watched in growing horror as his teeth turned from normal to sharpened, and two long canines half the size of her index finger lengthened from his gum.
The Wizard reached out, caught the wee creature in his hand, and holding its head between one thumb and finger and its tail between the other thumb and finger he pulled it apart, each of the two parts becoming a whole and separate piglet in an instant.
Every day in imagination I made a trip round the world, and I saw many wonders from the uttermost parts of the earth--marvels of invention, treasuries of industry and skill and all the activities of human life actually passed under my finger tips.
Then they rose to fight the duel, and I followed the swift thrusts and parries of the swords and the waverings of poor Bob as his courage oozed out at his finger ends.
Then for the first time she had her whole manuscript under her finger at once.
She sat running her finger over the braille manuscript, stopping now and then to refer to the braille notes on which she had indicated her corrections, all the time reading aloud to verify the manuscript.
She keeps the relative position of the keys by an occasional touch of the little finger on the outer edge of the board.
Sometimes this finger-play is unconscious.
If she wanted a small object and was given a large one, she would shake her head and take up a tiny bit of the skin of one hand between the thumb and finger of the other.
I then said to her with the finger alphabet, "wind fast," or "wind slow," holding her hands and showing her how to do as I wished.
She moved her finger from one printed character to another as I formed each letter on my fingers.
She then moved her finger to the next line with an expression of eager interest.
Often I found her, when she had a little leisure, sitting in her favourite corner, in a chair whose arms supported the big volume prepared for the blind, and passing her finger slowly over the lines of Moliere's 'Le Medecin Malgre Lui,' chuckling to herself at the comical situations and humorous lines.
At length, as I leaned with my elbow on the bench one day, it ran up my clothes, and along my sleeve, and round and round the paper which held my dinner, while I kept the latter close, and dodged and played at bopeep with it; and when at last I held still a piece of cheese between my thumb and finger, it came and nibbled it, sitting in my hand, and afterward cleaned its face and paws, like a fly, and walked away.
"England is done for," said he, scowling and pointing his finger at someone unseen.
Lorrain, pursing up his lips, waved a severely negative finger before his nose.
"We must let him see Amelie, she's exquisite!" said one of "ours," kissing his finger tips.
And smilingly raising a finger at him, she left the room.
Sonya stood ready dressed in the middle of the room and, pressing the head of a pin till it hurt her dainty finger, was fixing on a last ribbon that squeaked as the pin went through it.
He bent down his head and listened, shaking a warning finger at his master.
When the second act was over Countess Bezukhova rose, turned to the Rostovs' box--her whole bosom completely exposed--beckoned the old count with a gloved finger, and paying no attention to those who had entered her box began talking to him with an amiable smile.
"Didn't I explain to you that I have come to this conclusion: if this marriage is invalid," he went on, crooking one finger, "then I have nothing to answer for; but if it is valid, no matter!
"Use your finger, Mary Hendrikhovna, it will be still nicer," said Rostov.
Another valet, with his finger over the mouth of a bottle, was sprinkling Eau de Cologne on the Emperor's pampered body with an expression which seemed to say that he alone knew where and how much Eau de Cologne should be sprinkled.
One of the doctors came out of the tent in a bloodstained apron, holding a cigar between the thumb and little finger of one of his small bloodstained hands, so as not to smear it.
The young man in his clattering chains stepped clumsily to the spot indicated, holding away with one finger the coat collar which chafed his neck, turned his long neck twice this way and that, sighed, and submissively folded before him his thin hands, unused to work.
Tell that to others, said the officer, waving his finger before his nose and smiling.
I saw him lying on a bed," said she, making a gesture with her hand and a lifted finger at each detail, "and that he had his eyes closed and was covered just with a pink quilt, and that his hands were folded," she concluded, convincing herself that the details she had just seen were exactly what she had seen in the mirror.
Father, he says, 'All my children are the same to me: it hurts the same whichever finger gets bitten.
"Nicholas, when did you break your cameo?" she asked to change the subject, looking at his finger on which he wore a ring with a cameo of Laocoon's head.
The news out and the engagement ring twinkling on her finger, it was hard for Adrienne to keep her mind on her studies - and Brandon wasn't helping much.
I want to get an engagement ring on her finger before she has time to change her mind again.
He lifted her chin with a curled index finger and forced her to meet his solemn gaze.
She dashed on bare feet to intercept him, catching him with an index finger in the back of his belt.
"Drop dead; prick your finger, cross your heart," he added as we smiled our agreement.
I tried to say more but she put her finger to my lips as she wiped her face.
The chain around his hand bit into his finger, and he looked at it.
As he spoke, he continued the light stroke of one thumb and trailed a finger down the side of her face and traced her jaw.
Puzzled, she studied her finger, not understanding what was cutting it.
He ran one finger along her lips.
My guess is it came from a finger or toe.
"It does look like a finger," Cynthia said as she examined the bone.
I found a finger bone and had it authenticated as human.
Deputy Sheriff Lydia Larkin drove by in her official white Blazer and Dean repressed the impulse to give her a one-finger salute.
He told her they had found the finger and it later turning up missing.
She picked at her finger and sucked on it.
And then you found the dropped finger bone.
"You are this close from me kissing you," he said and held up his index finger and thumb an inch apart.
Darkyn was one finger, his mate two fingers and Wynn three.
When she looked up at him, he put an index finger to his lips indicating silence.
He said nothing, even as the last finger of light faded from the horizon and starlight replaced the sun.
Little Tim was so tame that he would hop on my finger and eat candied cherries out of my hand.
Words and images came tripping to my finger ends, and as I thought out sentence after sentence, I wrote them on my braille slate.
I have met people so empty of joy, that when I clasped their frosty finger tips, it seemed as if I were shaking hands with a northeast storm.
Only dip your finger in it and I'll drink it all up.
Then she held up one finger and said "baby."
His shriveled old hands were folded and on the finger of one of them Pierre noticed a large cast iron ring with a seal representing a death's head.
When Destiny wanted to wear a ring like mommy, Carmen tied a yellow ribbon around her finger and made a bow of it on the top.