Her face was calm, gentle, and happy.
Like the gentle dove in the fable she was to pine apart from me....
"Better?" he asked, his voice gentle and warm.
Where was the sweet, gentle Brandon who never seemed to be upset by anything?
A single gentle rain makes the grass many shades greener.
He floated on the updraft of air off the water and then drifted to the beach below, changing into his human form as he landed with a gentle thud on rocky sand.
"I think you prefer war, my friend," Jetr said with his gentle humor.
He was gracious and gentle with the old woman.
I received from them gifts that have the gentle concurrence of the heart, books containing their own thoughts, soul-illumined letters, and photographs that I love to have described again and again.
Unlike Gabriel, who was gentle, teasing, Darkyn was demanding.
He squeezed her with his thick arms, and again she marveled at how he managed to be gentle with her when he was so strong.
Her insides were shaking, no longer settled by his gentle magic.
His gentle flirting reminded her of how charismatic he could be, when not telling her she was getting ready to die.
Lankha worked his magic with his micro suede-covered hands and gentle touch.
But are there any gentle, harmless animals in your fields?
Perhaps on that spring morning when Adam and Eve were driven out of Eden Walden Pond was already in existence, and even then breaking up in a gentle spring rain accompanied with mist and a southerly wind, and covered with myriads of ducks and geese, which had not heard of the fall, when still such pure lakes sufficed them.
She closed her eyes to the gentle flow and strange sensations: Jule's warmth, her father's hot-cold rain, the ancient power of the ruins.
He'd been as gentle with her as he'd known how, and still she suffered under the weight of the visions.
"Please tell us," Cynthia asked, her voice as gentle as if she were speaking to a child.
Deidre had never seen him like this, as a quietly commanding figure, capable of lethal force one moment and gentle kisses the next.
There was something about him... the way he moved and even the way he spoke, soft and gentle with such a deep warm voice.
The train lurched forward, the gentle hum of electricity soon pushing her into a near-doze, until the train lurched to a halt.
There was a gentle air around the woman, and her large brown eyes lacked the rigid stoniness of her husband's.
"Oh, there is no need of that," said the voice, which from its gentle tones seemed to belong to a young girl.
With the stern old prince and the gentle, timid Princess Mary, though he had scarcely known them, Pierre at once felt like an old friend.
She was silent, and not only less pretty than at the ball, but only redeemed from plainness by her look of gentle indifference to everything around.
His head was quite round, his back, chest, shoulders, and even his arms, which he held as if ever ready to embrace something, were rounded, his pleasant smile and his large, gentle brown eyes were also round.
She stiffened as he stepped closer and placed a gentle hand on each of her shoulders.
He had a gentle temperament, though.
"I've got a list of people I probably should," he said with gentle humor.
They both heard the sound at the same time—a gentle rapping at the back door.
Megan spoke with a gentle British lilt, and her dark eyes took in everything as they walked.
She felt sorry for her and held out her hand with a glance of gentle inquiry.
It made him angry just because the idea of marrying the gentle Princess Mary, who was attractive to him and had an enormous fortune, had against his will more than once entered his head.
First she heard her mother praying and sighing and the creaking of her bed under her, then Madame Schoss' familiar whistling snore and Sonya's gentle breathing.
The top of the buggy caught the air like a parachute or an umbrella filled with wind, and held them back so that they floated downward with a gentle motion that was not so very disagreeable to bear.
I had made many mistakes, and Miss Sullivan had pointed them out again and again with gentle patience.
He was always gentle and forbearing, no matter how dull I might be, and believe me, my stupidity would often have exhausted the patience of Job.
Ruth is so loyal and gentle-hearted, we cannot help loving her, as she stands with the reapers amid the waving corn.
The bright, gentle, fanciful plays--the ones I like best now--appear not to have impressed me at first, perhaps because they reflected the habitual sunshine and gaiety of a child's life.
I had another tree friend, gentle and more approachable than the great oak--a linden that grew in the dooryard at Red Farm.
They were all gentle and sympathetic and I felt the charm of their manner as much as I had felt the brilliancy of their essays and poems.