He hit his forehead with the palm of his hand.
Unable to resist, she kissed his palm before putting it down.
She rested her chin on her palm, elbow on the table, and stared at him.
He held out his hand, palm up, to the Oracle in the typical greeting – and permission for her to check his future.
He took a potato, drew out his clasp knife, cut the potato into two equal halves on the palm of his hand, sprinkled some salt on it from the rag, and handed it to Pierre.
His fingers caressed her palm warmly and then he brushed the hair away from her cheek.
Other palms abound, such as the pinch!) (Cocos australis), mbocaya (Cocos sclerocarpa) and the yatai (Cocos yatai), but the predominating species north of the Bermejo is the caranday or Brazilian wax-palm (Copernicia cerifera), which has varied uses.
On the hills the baobab and hyphaene palm are characteristic; on the plateau are stretches of open savanna, and park-like country with clumps of silk cotton and shea-butter trees.
The chief trade is in, and the principal exports are, palm oil and kernels, rubber, cotton, maize, groundnuts (Arachis), shea-butter from the Bassia parkii (Sapotaceae), fibres of the Raphia vinifera, and the Sansevieria guineensis, indigo, and kola nuts, ebony and other valuable wood.
The early authorities represent the Stigmata not as bleeding wounds, the holes as it were of the nails, but as fleshy excrescences resembling in form and colour the nails, the head on the palm of the hand, and on the back as it were a nail hammered down.
Sofia gave a faint smile and held out her hand, palm up.
Listen … listen … listen … He slapped his forehead with his palm in a rhythmic beat, waiting for some sort of divine inspiration.
He gave a fatherly smile and approached her, holding his hand out, palm up.
She touched her palm to his, driven back by the impact of images that rippled through her.
She kissed his palm and spoke to him softly.
His hand slipped under hers, his palm making warm contact with hers, and then his fingers found their way to lace with hers.
He smiled, grabbing her hand, turning it palm up and planting a soft kiss in the middle.
Here the palm groves begin also, and from this point to a little beyond Bagdad the shores of the river are well cultivated.
Below the Shatt-el-Hai the country on both sides of the river is practically a swamp, except where the palm groves have formed land.
This fair, which is still held, and another on Palm Tuesday, are mentioned in the Quo Warranto roll of 1330.
Its flat-roofed Moorish houses are enclosed by gardens of cactus, dwarf palm, orange and other subtropical plants, interspersed with masses of rock.
But the strip of coast between the Apennines and the sea, known as the Riviera of Genoa, is not only extremely favourable to the growth of olives, but produces oranges and lemons in abundance, while even the aloe, the cactus and the palm flourish in many places.
The length of the Tetuaroa reef ring is about six miles; it bears twelve palm-covered islets, of which several are inhabited, and has one narrow boat-passage leading into the lagoon.
When Nicholas and his wife came to look for Pierre he was in the nursery holding his baby son, who was again awake, on his huge right palm and dandling him.
As she descended the long stairway again, her palm caressed the smooth dark wood of the banisters.
She put her hand on his chest with the intention of pushing him away, but the warmth of his muscular chest on her palm was exciting.
"It's a pleasure, ikira," Dustin said and held out his hand to her, palm up.
She braced herself and placed her palm against his.
She took his hand and kissed his palm, then ran to her library, mind racing with what she'd learned about him.
He looked at the charm dangling from her necklace and held out his hand to her, palm up.
He followed a familiar path through a narrowing hall and looked at his palm for the three codes written in green ink there.
The orange, date-palm and eucalyptus have been acclimatized on the coast of Provence and the Riviera.
The territories of the Gran Chaco, however, are covered with a characteristic tropical vegetation, in which the palm predominates, but intermingled south of the Bermejo with heavy growths of algarrobo, quebracho-colorado, urunday (Astronium fraxinifolium), lapacho (Tecoma curialis) and palosanto (Guayacum officinalis), all esteemed for hardness and fineness of grain.
"Put your hand out like this," Sofi told her and held out her hand, palm up.
His eyes narrowed, and one palm moved on the hilt of his sword.
Mesmerized, she stared at the blood dripping down her palm and rubbed her chest.
Rissa removed a dirk and slit open her palm, displaying it to him.
Taran nudged the door closed but rested his palm on the hilt of a dagger.
Tipping her palm outward, she blew him a kiss.
Her heart did a flip-flop and she turned her hand over so that her palm touched his warmly.
She turned her hand over, so that her palm touched the warmth of his.
She took his hand, kissed his palm, and led him to the bedroom.