It met her at the gate and she couldn't resist petting it.
Their petting grew more frenzied, more instinctive, and far from the languid, sensuous control he had intended to use with her.
Whatever was spoken of he would bring round to the superstitiousness of old maids, or the petting and spoiling of children.
Her concentration was on the clothes, and he tried not to smile as she spent a minute petting a sweater.
She felt like petting the healer to calm him as she might Toby.s cat but suspected it wouldn.t be welcome.
He sat, petting her, thinking how unreal this all seemed, but at the same time celebrated that they had overcome their most daunting hardship.
He laughed, "Well, I'm sitting on the sofa petting a beautiful wolf who is sleeping in my lap."
"Oh, what cunning things!" cried Dorothy, catching up one and petting it.
Their kissing turned to petting, and he pressed her back onto the couch.