It was his way of focusing in - pulling her close without the intimacy of touching.
But this wasn't about intimacy - was it?
The unnaturally deep intimacy of the moment wasn't lost on her.
Building their relationship would mean easing into intimacy once more.
The forest and darkness created a sense of cozy intimacy, one that held her without crushing her, unlike the rest of the world.
Irritated at the sudden break of warmth and intimacy, she sighed as she trotted to keep up.
Although taken aback by such intimacy from a stranger, as well as terrified himself, he felt an overwhelming need to comfort her.
She revealed herself in her work, and he felt an intimacy with her through her art.
They would never share that intimacy, but he would just have to accept that, sad as it was.
I would love to share that intimacy with you, but don't think for a minute this diminishes my feelings for you.
It was a comfortable intimacy, though – and the first of his money she would spend on herself.
Is it that hard to discuss intimacy with me, Carmen?
Actually, all she wanted to do was alert him that she was nervous about it, but if it made him feel better to know she was willing to discuss intimacy with him now, then she would listen.
They would learn those things with or without children, but they could enjoy the intimacy of them much better when it was merely the two of them.
It had been so long, and the absence of intimacy was ruining any chance of salvaging their relationship.
It was one thing to discuss financial plans, but would the desire be there for the intimacy they once shared?
The intimacy of the pose made her body hot from the inside out.
That level of intimacy wasn't something he ever experienced with others.
His hands traveled her body in a restless attempt to soothe the need for the intimacy of the connection he felt when his fangs were in her neck.
Already, she ached to regain the intimacy with him.
The intimacy was renewed; but the old enchantment was lost.
Here, too, he made the acquaintance of Claude Mydorge, one of the foremost mathematicians of France, and renewed an early intimacy with Malin Mersenne (q.v.), now Father Mersenne, of the order of Minim friars.
In the last year of the war she was accompanied into Guienne by the duc de Nemours, her intimacy with whom gave La Rochefoucauld an excuse for abandoning her, and who himself immediately returned to his old mistress the duchesse de Chevreuse.
At Strassburg began his intimacy with Caspar Schwenkfeld, a congenial spirit.
He himself carefully scanned each face, appraising the possibilities of establishing intimacy with each of those present, and the advantages that might accrue.
* "But, my dear, you ought on the contrary to be grateful to me for explaining to Pierre your intimacy with this young man."
He had a brilliant position in society thanks to his intimacy with Countess Bezukhova, a brilliant position in the service thanks to the patronage of an important personage whose complete confidence he enjoyed, and he was beginning to make plans for marrying one of the richest heiresses in Petersburg, plans which might very easily be realized.
Yes, you know between cousins intimacy often leads to love.