"What are you staring at?" he shouted to the cook, who in her red skirt, with sleeves rolled up, swinging her bare elbows, had stepped to the corner to listen to what was being said.
He sat down by his wife, his elbows on his knees and his hands ruffling his gray hair.
She slumped against the low wall, propping up her elbows and covering her face.
Leaning forward, elbows on his knees, he rubbed his face with his hands finally taking his eyes off her face.
"The third, I said the third!" cried the prince abruptly, pushing the letter away, and leaning his elbows on the table he drew toward him the exercise book containing geometrical figures.
He leaned forward, elbows on the table.
He sat across from her, elbows on his knees, watching her.
His battle suit was rolled to his elbows, revealing roped forearms and a Thomas Jefferson quote tattooed on his inner forearm.
"Anybody can shove," said the footman, and also began working his elbows to such effect that he pushed Petya into a very filthy corner of the gateway.
He put his elbows on the table and folded his hands, leaning slightly toward Senor Medena.
Lana leaned her elbows on her knees, staring hard at the wall.
Carmen sat down and put her elbows on the bed.
When the music stopped, he cupped one of her elbows and led her back to their table.
Instantly his hands came up to her elbows, forcing her arms around his neck.
She rested her elbows on the table and cupped her chin in her hands, staring out into the night.
He leaned his elbows on the wall with a wave at Rhyn.
Dean waited, up to his elbows in flour.
Gerald put his elbows on the table and rested his chin on his hands.
She flounced into a chair, elbows on the table and chin in her hands.
For a long agonizing moment her knees and elbows took turns at the ground, but finally she made it to the chicken coup door.
"Hi," Dean responded, bewildered as he rose up on his elbows.
After Alex finished talking to Bill, she sat down beside him and placed her elbows on the table, resting her chin in her hands.
Darian lowered himself to the ground and sat, draping his elbows loosely over his knees as he gazed at the obelisk.
She pushed herself onto her elbows, drawing her legs to her chest.
She hadn't realized how big his were; they took up the entire space between her wrists and elbows.
He rested his elbows on the railing and leaned over to see the small crowd spilling out of the doors onto the beach.
She rested her elbows on the railing next to him, gray eyes on the women.
Xander leaned forward and rested his elbows on his knees.
Stressed out, Jessi leaned over and rested her elbows on the railing.
Startled by the confession, Jessi rested her elbows on the table and leaned forward.
The introduction of the biretta in the 15th century tended to replace the use of the almuce as a head-covering, and the hood now became smaller, while the cape was enlarged till in some cases it fell below the elbows.
This gable is tilted eastwards, and its two long slopes are defined by bordering mountain chains which run across its medial ridge; the main Syrian streams are those which follow those slopes between the 'chains, thus running either north or south for most of their courses, and only finding their way to the western sea by making sharp elbows at the last.
The forearms, which are extended, have been cast separately and soldered or brazed on to the elbows.
Fate's eyes glittered as he rested his elbows on his thighs.
bending at the elbows, then straighten your arms and repeat until tired.
The elbows should be close to the body, which is deep chested with a level topline.
What tends to make me pessimistic is the ignorance of the people I rub elbows with on a day to day basis.
It was full of the sort of upper-middle-class Surrey women with sharp elbows you would flee from in a dark alley.
Arthritis e.g. hips, stifles, hocks, elbows, shoulders Inflammation of a joint.
The keyboard should be used with the forearms and wrists kept horizontal and the elbows close to the body.
Today heÃ¢s wearing a tweed jacket with leather patches on the elbows and gray trousers from British Home Stores.
The forelegs should be straight with firm and tight elbows and slightly sloping pasterns.
Other factors are the wrist posture and shape while working, table height, the angle of the elbows, and repetitive motion.
The quiet corner strewn, as usual, with used prophylactics and the crumpled elbows of well-finished roaches.
rub elbows with on a day to day basis.
It also softens and moisturizes hardened skin of the elbows.
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The commission measured the quality of clinical care for three common conditions, including fractured wrists or elbows in children.
He leaned his elbows on the table with his pen in his hand and, evidently glad of a chance to say quicker in words what he wanted to write, told Rostov the contents of his letter.
Anatole, laughing and in high spirits, came and leaned on his elbows, facing her and beside Mademoiselle Bourienne.
Exactly opposite Weyrother, with his glistening wide-open eyes fixed upon him and his mustache twisted upwards, sat the ruddy Miloradovich in a military pose, his elbows turned outwards, his hands on his knees, and his shoulders raised.
But the Austrian general, continuing to read, frowned angrily and jerked his elbows, as if to say: "You can tell me your views later, but now be so good as to look at the map and listen."
Prince Andrew leaned his elbows on the window ledge and his eyes rested on that sky.
When he got there he leaned on his elbows and, smiling, talked to her for a long time.
Balaga took his seat in the front one and holding his elbows high arranged the reins deliberately.
As he approached the Kremlin he even began to avoid being crushed and resolutely stuck out his elbows in a menacing way.
After standing some time in the gateway, Petya tried to move forward in front of the others without waiting for all the carriages to pass, and he began resolutely working his way with his elbows, but the woman just in front of him, who was the first against whom he directed his efforts, angrily shouted at him:
He sat silently on a campstool below the knoll, with head bowed and elbows on his knees.
When he had dismissed the generals Kutuzov sat a long time with his elbows on the table, thinking always of the same terrible question: When, when did the abandonment of Moscow become inevitable?
Ramballe emptied his too, again pressed Pierre's hand, and leaned his elbows on the table in a pensive attitude.
The nurse with raised elbows was lifting the infant over the rail of his cot.
He leaned his two elbows on his knees, and his chin on his hands and remained rapt in dumb meditation.
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Favorite places to apply it are the neck, wrist, cleavage, and the folds of your elbows and knees.
After you've exfoliated, it's a good idea to put lotion on your rough spots-knees, elbows, ankles, knuckles, and wrists.
Her arms are covered by "glovelettes," long stitched covers that extend from the elbows to the wrists.
The trick with this product is to have the elbows steady and on a flat surface (if you love this look, invest in a vanity table).
Park your elbows on a stable surface, look directly into a large mirror and use one hand to gently pull your eyelid taut while drawing with the other.
For beginners, it's best to keep your elbows close to your body, with your forearms parallel to the ground.
He helped resolve the problem with articulating hinges, which allowed flexibility in the ankles, knees and elbows while preserving the shape of the suit around the joint.
At a time of life when most people are having fun at the beach, Brad is rubbing elbows with the likes of Price Cobb and Jeff Gordon and focusing on his racing career.
What's more, on a medium size ship you won't be knocking elbows with thousands of other people, as you would on a larger ocean liner.
If you don't want to spend your anniversary rubbing elbows with large crowds, don't sail during the peak holiday season or when kids are out on summer break.
All of the hair on her belly and back of legs is thinned out, and her front elbows and back heels are getting cracked and dry.
A reviewer mentioned that her dog's elbows have improved and the bed also fits in her car and prevents her dog from getting car sick.
A large dog's weight puts more stress on her joints, so sleeping on a hard surface for any length of time can make her hips and elbows hurt.
You're also likely to see wrapped knees and elbows, especially in the power cage where the serious lifters tend to hang out.
You can make yours look fabulous simply by pushing up the sleeves of your blazer to right below your elbows.
Other details, like broad shoulders, low elbows, low knees and appropriately sized inseams, are also factored.
Most of these jackets have armor or padding added to the shoulders, back, and elbows to protect these vulnerable areas.
The short sleeve part is easy - sleeve that run just past the shoulders to the elbows count as being short sleeves.
Your arms should be relaxed, with your elbows slightly bent.
Most of us would love the opportunity to rub elbows with the stars.
However, they also have episodes when they develop weakness and problems with sensation after compression of certain pressure points such as at the elbows or knee.
Affected individuals typically have extensive scarring, particularly at the knees, elbows, forehead, and chin.
Both large joints, such as the elbows and knees, and small joints, such as toes and fingers, are affected.
This procedure is most commonly performed on the Achilles tendon but may also be performed on the knees, hips, shoulders, elbows, and wrists.
They rest with their elbows and knees loosely extended, while infants with normal muscle tone tend to have flexed elbows and knees.
While most children tend to flex their elbows and knees when resting, hypotonic children hang their arms and legs limply by their sides.
Plaque psoriasis can develop on any part of the body, but most often occurs on the elbows, knees, scalp, and trunk.
The joints (especially those of the ankles, knees, elbows, and wrists) become red, hot, swollen, shiny, and extraordinarily painful.
It may also appear as dry patches of reddened skin on the child's knuckles, knees, elbows, or ankles that are often misdiagnosed as eczema.
Parents should look for pressure over the buttocks, elbows, heels, and other parts of the child's body.
Especially on smooth floors, it is easy for them to move forward using only their arms or elbows and pulling their legs along, which are held out straight behind them.
In creeping the infant is prone, with the abdomen touching the floor, and the head and shoulders supported with the weight borne on the elbows.
Some of the most problematic and frequent bleeds occur into the joints, particularly the knees and elbows.
The joints, especially the wrists, elbows, knees, and ankles become red, sore, and swollen.
Blood pressure sometimes drops so low it cannot be measured, and skin at the knees and elbows may become blotchy.
While massage therapy is applied primarily with the hands, sometimes the forearms or elbows are used.
It is usually found on the face, inside the elbows, and behind the knees.
In older children, the affected areas are usually located on the wrists, ankles, back of the neck, insides of the elbows, and the backs of the knees.
In about 30 to 40 percent of cases the same joint on both sides of the body is involved (e.g. both knees, both elbows).
In all five arm positions, keep your shoulders down and don't let your elbows sag.
The woman holds the man's left hand with her right, and their elbows come very close to touching.
Perfect for both the body and scalp, Wen Oil can also be used for relaxing body massage or to treat dry cuticles, elbows and hands.
Rest your baby in your arm so his/her neck rests at or near the bend of your elbows, his/her back along your forearm and his/her bottom in your hand.
Usually, the fingers are used to apply pressure to the selected point, but you can also use your elbows, feet, or other tools in order to achieve the desired results.
The style is looser, the sleeves are longer than most (usually touching the elbows) as well as much wider, and they tend to dip low in the back, creating an enticing back view.
Children could move the figures' legs and arms but not the knees or elbows to perform more complicated actions.
Like other Barbies, this version has jointed knees, elbows and hands.
The dress covers the neck and has a fold-down collar and the puffed sleeves come to the elbows.
In a struggle, target your hardest body parts (elbows, knees, feet, and fists) at their weakest points (nose, neck, ears, and eyes).
Dermatitis herpetiformis is a skin condition characterized by intensely itchy bumps and blisters, usually occurring at the scalp, knees, elbows, back and buttocks of affected individuals.
This sign is quite comfortable rubbing elbows with the rich and famous and, if not careful, he can become star-struck by those who have made their own way in the world.
A yoga mat keeps your hands, feet, and elbows from slipping on the floor.
Some people struggle during their yoga practice simply because they need extra cushioning to support hips, knees, elbows, and the spine.
Clasp your elbows with your hands behind your back.
Place your hands (and your arms up to your elbows if possible), wherever you can reach on the floor, and relax into the pose.
Each part of the body is featured on a different night, for example an entire workshop is devoted to feet, hips, knees, low back, neck, shoulders, wrists and elbows.
Lie on your stomach and place your elbows directly under your shoulders on your mat.
Lie on your stomach and place your elbows directly under your shoulders.
Straighten the legs and arms, engage the elbows, and keep the shoulders wide and relaxed.
Exhale and begin to straighten the arms, lifting the chest off the floor, elbows close to the body.
Extend only as far as is comfortable, elbows bent.
Bend the elbows and bring the palms of the hands underneath the shoulders with the fingertips pointed towards your feet.
Faces, ears, and jaws may be longer than average, and joints may be extremely flexible, loose enough sometimes to even hyperextend thumbs, elbows, and knees.
Your elbows should be at the side of your body and not pointed out.
A Broken T: This is the same as a "T", except that your arms are bent at the elbows inwards.
Broken High V: Make a high "V", and then bend your arms at the elbows.
Table Top: Keeping your elbows in at your side, bend them so that your wrists are near your shoulders.
Lean your torso forward over your front leg to deepen the stretch and place your hands or elbows on the ground for support.
Grab your ankles with your hands, and use your elbows to press your knees toward the ground.
Fold your arms behind your head, elbows out to your sides.
Raise your shoulder blades about three inches off the floor, being careful to keep your elbows still and chin straight.
Bend your elbows to lower your upper body to the floor.
Straighten your elbows back out to push your torso back up into plank position, careful not to lock your elbows at the top.
Straighten your arms to propel yourself up as far as you can comfortably without locking your elbows.
Keeping your elbows bent at a ninety degree angle, lower the barbell to behind your head.
Lie back on the bench with your arms out to your sides, palms up and elbows slightly bent.
Bring the dumbbells together over your head, keeping your elbows slightly bent.
Lie down on your chest, dumbbells in hand, elbows at 90 degree angles.
Remember, do not lock your elbows, and keep your back straight throughout the motion, only your arm should be moving.
Lower yourself toward the floor by bending your elbows, stopping when your elbows form a 90-degree angle.
Place your hands next to your ears with your elbows pointing out, but do not grab your neck or head, which can cause you to pull yourself up.
Pull your elbows into your sides and rotate your wrists so your palms face forward.
You want to keep your elbows fixed in place against your sides throughout the entire exercise in order to isolate your biceps.
Lie face down with your elbows touching the floor, next to your chest.
Push up and rest your body on your elbows or hands while contracting your abs.
When doing flat chest presses, try to relax your elbows, as locking these can lead to injury.
Bend your elbows just enough to raise the dumbbells out to your sides until your arms are raised to shoulder's length.
Keeping your back straight, pull your elbows up toward your sides, sqeezing your shoulder blades together.
Bend your elbows and lower them toward the bench until they form a 90 degree angle.
Press the dumbbells straight up over your head while extending your elbows.
Lower the dumbbells, stopping when your elbows form a 90 degree angle.
Grip a dumbbell in each hand (at your sides, palms in), bend elbows, and pull the weights up toward your chest.
Make sure you keep the elbows close to the body.
When it's set at the proper height, your feet are completely suspended and all of your bodyweight rests on your elbows and forearms.
Prop yourself up facedown on your toes (feet together) and elbows, so that your entire body is suspended a foot or so off the floor.
Curl up all the way, keeping the elbows snug against your sides.
Grab the bar and hold it with your elbows tucked in against your sides.
As you push down, make sure to keep elbows still, and avoid swaying.
Keeping your elbows pointing straight at the ceiling, lower the barbell down until it lightly touches your forehead, then push back up to the starting position.
Elbows should be kept close to your sides using your wrists and forearms to turn the rope.
The Plank - Face the floor, propping yourself up only on your toes and elbows.
Lift the weight to shoulder level, keeping your upper arms parallel to the ground and your elbows at about 90 degrees.
Pick up a pair of dumbbells, and hold them at shoulder height, elbows out completely to the sides and palms facing forward.
Contract the shoulder muscles as much as possible, then slowly lower the dumbbells, keeping the weight balanced over your elbows.
Stop when your elbows are just below parallel with your shoulder joints.
Slowly lower your upper body down, bending from the elbows.
Most importantly, your hands should be directly below your shoulders with fingers facing forward and your elbows straight.
Grab the barbell so that your elbows are directly underneath the hands.
Then slowly bend your elbows until your upper arms are parallel to the floor, at which point you make the turn and push yourself back up to the starting position.
If you use dumbbells, bring them up to your shoulders making sure to keep your elbows straight under your hands as you press up to the top position.
Bend your elbows slightly, then slowly pull the handles until your upper arms are crossing each other.
As you exhale, squeeze your shoulder blades towards each other and bend your elbows.
Bend your hips and knees so that they both form right angles and put your hands behind your head with your elbows out to the sides.
The elbows should be held slightly higher than the shoulders, and the shoulders themselves must be relaxed.
If your biceps have not been perfected, you can hold your forearms at almost right angles with your elbows and fully twist your wrists.
Use a shoulder-width grip, and keep your elbows close to your waist.
Keeping your elbows slightly bent, lift weights to bring hands almost together above the midline of your chest.
Hold your arms at a 90-degree angle with elbows and upper arms parallel to the floor.
Press the weights upward, straightening your elbows until your arms are nearly straight above your chest.
Maintaining this position throughout the movement, raise elbows up to shoulder height.
Without resting, lower your elbows in a slow and controlled manner.
While sitting or standing, hold your arms out in front of you and bend your elbows at a 90-degree angle.
Feet should be together and the elbows pointing away from your body.
Variation: tucking your elbows closer to the body puts more emphasis on triceps.
Bend the elbows so that the bar touches your forehead before pushing back up again.
Try to keep the elbows pointing straight up throughout the motion.
Hop up and let your elbows hold your weight with your back pressed against the back and your legs hang straight down.
As you exhale, squeeze your shoulder blades together as you bend your elbows.
The biceps, which are located in the front of the arm, are responsible for flexing the elbows.
Some bicep toning exercise machines have a pad that you can rest your elbows on while performing the exercise.
However, because of the angle of the elbows, free weights or resistance bands are necessary for performing the hammer curl.
Slowly bend your elbows to a 90-degree angle and then straighten your arms with control.
Although triceps extensions utilizes a special triceps machine, many people find that pressing their elbows into the pad is uncomfortable.
As you lower body toward the floor, keep your elbows close to your sides so that they don't stick outward.
The first step of this push up is very similar to Pilates, where your arms should be firm against your sides and elbows pointed back, not out.
Make sure your elbows bend when you place your hands on the handlebars.
Fully extend until your arms are straight, but your elbows aren't locked.
Don't lock your elbows in extension or touch your body to the wall in flexion.
Reverse the motion, pressing your body away from the floor until your arms are fully extended, but your elbows aren't locked.
Don't lock your elbows or touch your chest to the floor during your range of motion.
Keeping your body straight, lower your body towards the floor until your elbows are at a 90 degree angle.
Reverse the motion until your arms are straight, but your elbows aren't locked.
Keep your hands stationary and move your elbows forward towards one another until you feel a stretch.
Tuck your elbows next to your body and bend them 90 degrees with your forearms pointing in front of you and your thumbs pointing towards the ceiling.
Using your elbows as a pivot point, move your hands away from your body until you feel a stretch in the shoulder.
Lift the weights up directly above your chest, extending your arms as high as they will go without locking your elbows.
Lift your body off the bench and forward, bending your elbows to a 90-degree angle, and dip your rear end towards the floor.
With palms facing each other, lift both weights above the head, elbows pointing forward and close to your head.
Bend your elbows and lower the weights slowly back over your head, and then lift them back up.
Keep your elbows tucked towards your sides and pointing backward as you lower your chest to several inches above the floor.
Be sure and keep your elbows slightly bent to over hyperextending them.
Slightly bend your elbows to avoid strain.
You also want to prevent locking your elbows.
Inhale as you bend your elbows, lowering your body so it is almost touching your support.
The important thing to remember about doing push-ups is to avoid locking your elbows.
Bend your elbows at a 90 degree angle with your forearms facing upward and your palms facing forward.
When you raise your body off the floor, it is important not to hyperextend your elbows.
As you start squatting, simultaneously bend your elbows, pulling the band upward as you curl your palms toward your shoulders.
Bend your elbows and lower your body toward the floor until your elbows form a 90-degree angle.
Keep your elbows close to your side as you pull the cable down toward your thigh, fully extending your arms.
You should be careful not to lock your elbows as you lower the bar.
In order to perform the plank exercise, kneel on the ground and lean forward, placing your elbows and forearms on the ground.
Place your hands in fists next to your ears with your elbows pointing laterally out to the sides.
If you do this exercise with your arms extended, take care not to lock your elbows.
Kneel on the ground and place your forearms on the floor, your elbows in line with your shoulders.
Jump up or use a stationary object like a sturdy bench to lift your body up toward the bar until your chin is above the bar and your shoulders are in line with the bar, your elbows fully bent.
Press your palms forward, extending your elbows and reach your arms forward as far as possible, stretching your shoulders and back.
Place your elbows on your knees to help hold you in this position and use your forearms to press your thighs further outward, stretching your hips and groin.
Grip the barbell with your elbows bent and your palms facing up.
Tuck your elbows in close to your sides.
Slowly extend (unbend) your elbows, carefully controlling the bar until your arms are fully extended at a 90 degree angle to your body.
In this exercise, make sure your elbows remain stationary and only serve as a pivot.
Stand facing the machine with your elbows tucked into your side and your arms bent in front of you at a 90 degree angle, with your palms down over the bar.
Grasp the bar with a loose grip and slowly extend your elbows, pressing the bar towards the floor.
When your elbows are fully extended, Slowly return the bar to its starting position and repeat.
Using your elbows as a pivot and keeping your upper arms tucked into the sides of your head, lower the dumbbell behind your head and then extend the weight to the ceiling again.
Bend your elbows and place your fists next to your ears.
While your breasts shouldn't revert back to the perky teen years in appearance, they should be about halfway between your underarms and your elbows when you're standing up straight with your shoulders back.
Finally, no matter what audition date you choose to attend, don't expect to rub elbows with celebrity judges Randy Jackson, Paula Abdul and Simon Cowell.
Some common sites are the face, the hands, behind the knees, and inside the elbows.
Psoriasis is most typically located on the knees and elbows, but will also be found on the arms, legs, torso and scalp.
By far the most popular wart, verruca vulgaris warts are most common on the hands, knees and elbows.
You can do the same for the rough areas of your elbows and feet.
For children who are most at risk of heat rash due to immature sweat glands, be sure to air out damp and moist environments such as areas beneath the creaks of elbows, legs, the scrotum, and between the thighs.
It offers an intensely hydrating experience and is perfect for areas that need regular moisture replenishment, such as the feet, elbows, upper arms and knees.
This conference is where entrepreneurs team up on joint ventures, corporations invest in the latest technologies, and corporate executives rub elbows with their counterparts throughout the industry.
For example, Epic Sports offers a 100 percent polyester "flame design" jersey with padded elbows for about $20.
His elbows were propped on his knees, the trench falling back to show a lean body, flat stomach and muscular thighs outlined by the soft material of his pants.
His elbows rested on his knees, his hands clasped in front of him.
Elisabeth leaned her elbows on the piano.
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