He bent down and kissed her lightly on the lips.
His hand lightly touched her waist as he guided her into the cool room.
He kissed her forehead lightly, marveling at the treasure he'd found when the world seemed ready to end.
Slowly he cradled her face in his hands and proceeded to kiss it lightly - first her forehead, then her cheeks and finally the corners of her mouth.
She touched his lips lightly with her fingertips.
And the excited, alien face of that man, his bayonet hanging down, holding his breath, and running so lightly, frightened Rostov.
At last the conversation gradually settled on some of the topics at first lightly touched on: their past life, plans for the future, Pierre's journeys and occupations, the war, and so on.
Lifting the skirt slightly with one hand so she wouldn't trip on it, she let the other hand slide lightly down the banister for added balance.
Freedom from that ugly feeling gave her the ability to speak of it lightly for the first time.
He kissed her neck lightly, his arms holding her in a loose embrace.
He cupped her face in his hands and brushed her lips lightly with his own.
He leaned over and kissed her cheek lightly and then straightened.
He squeezed lightly then circled his arms around her, pulling her into his body.
He chuckled, slapping her lightly on the backside in a playful manner.
His thumb traced the line of her jaw lightly, and heat skittered through her.
There was a pause before he kissed her lightly on the lips, his full lips oh-so-warm.
They sparred lightly until her body grew warm and her mind engaged.
Her heart fluttered lightly as she met his gaze, and began to pound as his hands slid up her arms in a gentle caress.
Considering the fact that he makes such an effort at protecting you, I don't think he'd take your concerns lightly or think any less of you because you had them.
His hand lightly touched her back, gently guiding her around the room.
She narrowed the distance again, this time rising up on her tiptoes to kiss him lightly on the lips, the final push over the cliff on which he teetered.
Instead of moving away, he rested his hands lightly on her arms.
Jenn cupped Darian's face with her hands then rose to kiss him lightly again on the lips and walk away.
She lightly kissed his cheeks and forehead and lips.
Xander's body moved behind hers, resting lightly against her in a way that ratcheted up her pulse.
She stood on her tiptoes to kiss him lightly then turned to Jessi and took the mug.
He took the hand whose fingers were lightly traveling his face.
Nereus is represented with the sceptre and trident; the Nereids are depicted as graceful maidens, lightly clad or naked, riding on tritons and dolphins.
9) touches lightly on the inner surface of the lid of the box.
He should therefore in all such passages play extremely lightly, so as to give the violin and 'cello the function of drawing the main outline.
Centre, against which a metal knob was lightly pressed by an adjusting screw.
And too efficacious an instrument of church discipline lightly to be thrown away.
The hurt of the daughter of God's people was but lightly healed (Jer.
The Cretans were in 1906 more lightly taxed than any other people in Europe.
- Nervous system of Patella; the visceral loop is lightly shaded; the buccal ganglia are omitted.
- Nervous system of Haliotis; the visceral loop is lightly shaded; the buccal ganglia are omitted.
The untwisted visceral loop is lightly shaded.
It flattens out short visceral " loop " with its three ganglia and disappears before is lightly-shaded.
The nature of the integument and its hairy clothing in all spiders enables them to be plunged under water and withdrawn perfectly dry, and many species, even as large as the common English house-spider (Tegenaria), are so lightly built that they can run with speed over the surface of standing water, and this faculty has been perfected in genera like Pirata, Dolomedes and Triclaria, which are always found in the vicinity of lakes or on the edges of rivers and streams, readily taking to the water or running down the stems of water plants beneath its surface when pursued.
These were hard-headed men of affairs - men who would not lightly embark on joyous ventures, or seek for an ideal San Grail; nor were the popes, doomed to the Babylonian captivity for seventy long years at Avignon, able to call down the spark from on high which should consume all earthly ambitions in one great act of sacrifice.
Of higher rank than the pezetaeri were the royal foot-guards (lavtXucoi inraoriarat), some 3,000 in number, more lightly armed, and distinguished (at any rate at the time of Alexander's death) by silver shields.
The modern English foxhound has been bred from the old northern and southern hounds, and is more lightly built, having been bred for speed and endurance.
The Dalmatian or coach dog (sometimes called the plumpudding dog) is a lightly built pointer, distinguished by its spotted coloration, consisting of evenly disposed circular black spots on a white ground.
The remaining portions of the pileus are then lightly pressed, as well as the central slices, between bibulous paper until dry, and the whole is then "poisoned," and gummed on a sheet of paper in such a manner as to show the under surface of the one and the upper surface of the other half of the pileus on the same sheet.
Mosses when growing in tufts should be gathered just before the capsules have become brown, divided into small flat portions, and pressed lightly in drying paper.
So, too, degeneration is not to be lightly assumed as the explanation of a simplicity of structure.
7), nor can this statement be lightly set aside on the plea that Tertullian, when he so wrote, had lapsed into Montanism.
Another pleasing lyric poet of this period was Ladislaus Amade, the naturalness and genuine sentiment of whose lightly running verses are suggestive of the love songs of Italian authors.
It was the cardinal Louis de Rohan, formerly ambassador at Vienna, whence he had been recalled in 1774, having incurred the queen's displeasure by revealing to the empress Maria Theresa the frivolous actions of her daughter, a disclosure which brought a maternal reprimand, and for having spoken lightly of Maria Theresa in a letter of which Marie Antoinette learned the contents.
The doctrines of Hippocrates... were no doubt very widely accepted, but the practice of the Hippocratic school had been greatly improved in almost every department - surgery and obstetrics being probably those in which the Alexandrian practitioners could compare most favourably with those of modern times.
In the male, moreover, the pincers are caliper-like and toothed at the base, whereas in the female they are untoothed and only lightly curved at the tip. These differences suggest that the pincers aid in the pairing of the sexes.
Though he sometimes glided lightly over difficulties, his work is of service in fixing the text of Tabari.
The irregularity of this step, however, was resented by many of the clergy, and the occurrence is still passed lightly over by his Roman Catholic panegyrists.
The Yamato-Tosa artists painted in all styles, but that which was the speciality of the school, to be found in nearly all the historical rolls bequeathed to us by their leaders, was a lightly-touched outline filled in with flat and bright body-colors, in which verdigris-green played a great part.
This responsibility, however, weighed but lightly on her; while her son was overwhelmed with remorse, she calmly enjoyed her short-lived triumph.
The owner of the unseen voice laughed lightly and said:
Miss Fuller's method was this: she passed my hand lightly over her face, and let me feel the position of her tongue and lips when she made a sound.
I place my hand on the hand of the speaker so lightly as not to impede its movements.
The chessmen are of two sizes, the white larger than the black, so that I have no trouble in following my opponent's maneuvers by moving my hands lightly over the board after a play.
Miss Keller puts her fingers lightly over the hand of one who is talking to her and gets the words as rapidly as they can be spelled.
"Well now, isn't she a fool!" shouted the prince, pushing the book aside and turning sharply away; but rising immediately, he paced up and down, lightly touched his daughter's hair and sat down again.
"He always was rather harsh; and now I should think he's getting very trying," said Prince Andrew, apparently speaking lightly of their father in order to puzzle or test his sister.
It was evident that the affair so lightly begun could no longer be averted but was taking its course independently of men's will.
Somewhere a storm was gathering, but only a small cloud had scattered some raindrops lightly, sprinkling the road and the sappy leaves.
Her little feet in their white satin dancing shoes did their work swiftly, lightly, and independently of herself, while her face beamed with ecstatic happiness.
Natasha, who had borne the first period of separation from her betrothed lightly and even cheerfully, now grew more agitated and impatient every day.
Then the count embraced Mavra Kuzminichna and Vasilich, who were to remain in Moscow, and while they caught at his hand and kissed his shoulder he patted their backs lightly with some vaguely affectionate and comforting words.
In a third place a crowd of bees, crushing one another, attack some victim and fight and smother it, and the victim, enfeebled or killed, drops from above slowly and lightly as a feather, among the heap of corpses.
Only a few of them still move, rise, and feebly fly to settle on the enemy's hand, lacking the spirit to die stinging him; the rest are dead and fall as lightly as fish scales.
Having done that, the officer, lifting his elbow with a smart gesture, stroked his mustache and lightly touched his hat.
With a rapid but careful movement Natasha drew nearer to him on her knees and, taking his hand carefully, bent her face over it and began kissing it, just touching it lightly with her lips.
Evidently she could speak of Russia's misfortunes with a certain artificiality, but her brother was too near her heart and she neither could nor would speak lightly of him.
The needles clicked lightly in her slender, rapidly moving hands, and he could clearly see the thoughtful profile of her drooping face.
Denisov, the esaul, and Petya rode silently, following the peasant in the knitted cap who, stepping lightly with outturned toes and moving noiselessly in his bast shoes over the roots and wet leaves, silently led them to the edge of the forest.
All day it had been calm and frosty with occasional lightly falling snow and toward evening it began to clear.
He bent his head and brushed her lips lightly with his own.
One hand on her waist, the other holding hers lightly, he gracefully swept her around.
He lightly touched her lips with his.
Resting on the centre of the ivory disk was a small piece of rubber tubing, and this was lightly pressed by the diaphragm A, which was held in place by the mouthpiece M.
In the present instance the novel details cannot be lightly brushed aside.
~Vhen the pattern is lightly traced, he uses his knife delicately; when the lines are strong and the shadows heavy, he makes the point pierce deeply.
He and Pierre were borne along lightly and joyously, nearer and nearer to their goal.
Cool fingers brushed her cheek lightly and she woke to find Cade leaning over her.