As is always the case with a thoroughly attractive woman, her defect--the shortness of her upper lip and her half-open mouth--seemed to be her own special and peculiar form of beauty.
Carmen clamped her mouth shut.
The mouth of the hole was nearly filled up now, but the kitten gave a leap through the remaining opening and at once scampered up into the air.
Helen went to the cradle and felt of Mildred's mouth and pointed to her own teeth.
In response to questions she points out prettily her nose, mouth, eye, chin, cheek, ear.
"What's that?" asked Dorothy, gazing fearfully at the great scaley head, the yawning mouth and the big eyes.
In proportion as the mouth of the cove was wider compared with its length, the water over the bar was deeper compared with that in the basin.
His mouth twisted into a wry smile.
She put a hand to her mouth and glanced around for something to be sick in.
She hadn't brushed or rinsed her mouth out since being sick on the plane.
A few days later when Carmen and Destiny were visiting Katie, the issue popped out of her mouth in another conversation.
His mouth snapped shut and shame filled his eyes.
He opened his mouth to speak and then clamped it shut.
Alex pointed his fork at her and opened his mouth to speak, but Carmen cut him off.
This time he created enough suction to pull her nipple well into his mouth - feeding tube and all.
She opened her mouth to speak, but Giddon's gruff "Let's go" cut off any argument.
His mouth twisted into what might have passed for a smile.
But her mouth took control again.
Her mouth went dry and she involuntarily licked her lips.
He studied her face with mocking eyes, and his mouth twisted into a humorless smile.
In fact, I think my big mouth made him all the more determined.
"Never look a gift horse in the mouth," she quipped with a shrug.
Her mouth felt dry and her knees weak.
Before she could get a word out, Howard covered her mouth with his.
Jerking away from him, she wiped her mouth with the back of her hand.
It took little urging to bring his mouth down to hers.
She clamped a hand over her mouth and gasped in horror.
She was opening her mouth to respond when Yancey pulled over and stopped.
Lisa clamped a hand over her mouth, her eyes burning with tears.
He opened his mouth to speak but she interrupted him.
You aren't giggly or a blabber mouth either, are you?
Count Rostov's mouth watered with pleasure and he nudged Pierre, but Pierre wanted to speak himself.
In the presence of Tikhon and the doctor the women washed what had been the prince, tied his head up with a handkerchief that the mouth should not stiffen while open, and with another handkerchief tied together the legs that were already spreading apart.
And not the face she had known ever since she could remember and had always seen at a distance, but the timid, feeble face she had seen for the first time quite closely, with all its wrinkles and details, when she stooped near to his mouth to catch what he said.
But before the words were well out of his mouth, his cap flew off and a fierce blow jerked his head to one side.
His nose and mouth were twisted to one side.
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.
Napoleon took a lozenge, put it in his mouth, and glanced at his watch.
The tales passing from mouth to mouth at different ends of the army did not even resemble what Kutuzov had said, but the sense of his words spread everywhere because what he said was not the outcome of cunning calculations, but of a feeling that lay in the commander-in-chief's soul as in that of every Russian.
The abbe, a well-fed man with a plump, clean-shaven chin, a pleasant firm mouth, and white hands meekly folded on his knees, sat close to Helene and, with a subtle smile on his lips and a peaceful look of delight at her beauty, occasionally glanced at her face as he explained his opinion on the subject.
Aniska, go, you horrid girl, show him the way! she cried to the maid, angrily opening her mouth and still farther exposing her long teeth.
Her eyes" (Nicholas looked at his partner) "are blue, her mouth coral and ivory; her figure" (he glanced at her shoulders) "like Diana's...."