He started to say something to the fleeing attendant but instead lifted the limp body up in his arms to a more reasonable position and carefully carried her out to the anteroom.
He carefully hefted her limp body and held her against him like a child.
Ethel would have listed him as a lazy, unambitious civil servant with a lifestyle as exciting as limp toast.
He then carried Cynthia Byrne's limp but still drenched and shivering body through the connecting door to her bed and laid her on one of the towels.
The Other's body seized up then went limp, its head lolling back, as it lost the ability to move.
It wasn't until her body went totally limp in his arms that he realized just how small she was.
Cynthia was as limp as a rag doll as he pulled down her skirt, which was heavy with water.
He wrapped his arms around her, drawing her limp frame against him.
She lay limp in his arms, startled and afraid to respond - afraid the kiss meant nothing to him.
By the time they reached Hunter's double-parked car, Dean felt like limp lettuce at a summer picnic.