She gripped the handle tighter.
A strong hand gripped her shoulder.
When a Christmas waltz began, a warm hand gripped her elbow.
"Russ," He corrected as he gripped her arm and led her to the door.
When it didn't fling her, she moved closer and gripped a low branch.
Sofia gripped it, the touch enough to reveal a future like Traci's, filled with love and joy.
A strong hand gripped her elbow.
She started for the patio door and he gripped her arm.
His hand gripped her neck loosely.
She gripped the armrest as he passed two cars at a time.
Gabriel gripped her arms.
Darkyn gripped her neck, shoving her into the wall.
She turned and started for the door, but his hand gripped her arm again.
When Deidre was close enough, Gabriel stretched out and gripped the rope looped under her shoulders.
She gripped his waist as he turned the horse around and headed back toward the hacienda.
She hung up the phone, gripped the steering wheel hard and drove.
He gripped her hand and pulled her close.
The crack of the wooden door registered a short second before his hand gripped her throat.
She gripped the steering wheel as the vehicle plunged down a steep hill.
The demon lord gripped her neck.
She gripped her throat with one hand.
"Don't cry, kiri," he said in a ragged voice and gripped his head.
Hysteria gripped her, and she fought him until he slung her over his shoulder.
Cynthia gripped her husband's hand in a circulation-stopping grip as a deep dip bounced them to the ground.
He gripped her forearm.
She gripped her head.
He gripped her arms and turned her to face him.
His hands gripped her waist, drawing her close.
She gripped his ass the way he liked.
She finally gripped what was left of the arrow shaft with the pliers.
Darkyn gripped her neck with one hand and tilted her head to the side.
His fingers gripped her wrist as she started to move away.
He repositioned Selyn's head then gripped her chin and squeezed her cheeks until her mouth opened.
He gripped his forearm in the same spot he'd told her Jonny had been bitten but shook his head.
He gripped her chin and forced her to meet his gaze.
He gently disentangled his arms from her hands and gripped her waist, pulling her close.
She gripped the reins as Princess threw her head back, snorting and side-stepping.
As she sank to the floor, a strong hand gripped her arm.
His hands gripped her shoulders and pulled her back so that he could see her face.
Wiping her hands on her pants, she gripped her rifle and tried to stay awake.
Gabriel couldn't help the feeling of deep satisfaction as he gripped the vial in one hand.
He took the lighted pipe that was offered to him, gripped it in his fist, and tapped it on the floor, making the sparks fly, while he continued to shout.
The old Indian gripped Bordeaux's arm and nodded, his mouth working into a snaggletoothed grin.
He gripped his head, which pulsed at the flood of images and kiri's own sobs.
She gripped him around the waist, wishing she could crush the breath from him.
Instantly a strong arm gripped her around the waist.
Harmony gripped his arm, fear crossing her face.
Cold energy traveled through her as she gripped the emerald.
Panic gripped her, and she tried to bolt.
Deidre gripped him, craving something she didn't know how to ask him for.
Deidre gripped Selyn's arm more tightly, fear spiraling through her.
He gripped her wrists and held them behind her back.
Deidre looked at him hard for a moment then shook her head and gripped her wine, padding into the living area.
A strong hand gripped her arm, bringing her to an abrupt halt.
Tenderly, he gripped her shoulders, pulling her close.
After a slight hesitation, she leaned forward and gripped his shoulders.
Pierre gripped each of their arms and led them toward two black Tahoes.
The demon lord gripped her more tightly and wrapped her in his arms.
She gripped his arms and pressed close to him, her warm lips seeking his.
She gripped the hourglass, a symbol of her hope at leaving, even after learning that there was no real hope.
He gripped her arm.
He gripped the gem.
The car gripped the road so well, she couldn't imagine how fast that was!
She gripped it, vision blurred and balance precarious atop the four-inch heels.
She saw the white of his knuckles as he gripped her shoe hard and sensed she was pushing a wild animal.
She gripped her head, feeling sick.
He gripped her wrist hard, lowering his head.
He gripped her neck and tilted her head.
He gripped her neck in one large, roughened hand, tilting her head.
He gripped her throat roughly and pulled her against his body.
He pulled her up and gripped her neck, pushing her head aside to expose the vulnerable skin.
He gripped her upper arms and pressed her to the wall, bending until his golden eyes were at her level.
She screamed as weightlessness gripped her body, making a final grab at a limb.
Gone are the days when all golf shoes looked the same, with tassled fronts and heavily gripped soles.
He gripped both her arms and pulled her toward him, kissing her on the forehead.
He gripped her wrist, twisting it to expose the soft flesh of her forearm.
If a charged condenser is suddenly discharged and then insulated, the reappearance of a potential difference between its coatings is analogous to the reappearance of a torque In the case of a glass fibre which has been twisted, released suddenly, and then gripped again at the ends.
He gripped her arm, spun her until her back was to the remaining demon and pushed aside her hair.
Despite her determination not to, she flinched as he gripped her neck.
If she could make a break for the door â€¦ she gripped the perfume bottle harder.
He gripped her arm to turn her away from the scene and set off at a quick march.
He gripped her trembling arm and placed the seal on her wrist.
Brady placed her on it and gripped the handle, walking towards the road.
The man in front of her spun her and gripped her neck with one hand.
"I didn't know exactly … I didn't know when or what or …" She stopped, knuckles white as she gripped the edge of her T-shirt.
Dan rose at the command and gripped Elise's arm.
Brady gripped her arm, pulling her quickly through the forest.
She gripped the doorway and pulled as hard as she could until her legs were free.
The door opened, and Lana gripped the railing to keep from fleeing.
Laser fire chased them across the sky, and he gripped the edge of the open bay tightly, not wanting another fall from the sky.
Rhyn said and gripped both the angel's shoulders.
He gripped the bars of his cell and pressed his face against them, trying to see into the neighboring cells.
Sean gripped his hand.
Alex gripped his hand and chuckled.
As she gripped the small box in her hand, he pulled her into his arms and claimed her lips in a way that was different than he had ever done before.
She gripped his wrists, meeting his sultry gaze with all the invitation she could muster.
When she could resist no longer, she gripped his neck and forced her lips against his passionately.
Carmen gripped the porch banister and stared down at him silently.
Alex gripped Carmen by the arm.
He gripped her shoulders and stepped back.
She gripped the handle of the axe more tightly, hands clammy.
She'd almost managed to return to the zone when Darian gripped the chain at the top of the punching bag, stabilizing it before her and disrupting the swaying rhythm.
He gripped the bowl between his knees then took one of her hands in both of his.
Steadying her breathing, Jenn gripped her daggers and waited.
She gripped the blade of the dagger the man on top of her tried to shove through her throat.
She gripped the necklace around her neck then rubbed her eyes.
He gripped her throat.
He gripped the horse's reins and mounted.
The man before her gripped her shoulders again and shook her, and the fuzzy faces of the men from her guard came into focus.
Taran gripped and un-gripped the dagger in his hand, unable to convince himself.
He gripped her upper arms, his concerned gaze taking in her face.
He gripped her waist with his hands, preventing her from getting an inch closer or further away.
A strong hand gripped her arm, stopping the fall.
Her stomach rolled a warning as nausea gripped her middle.
Her fingers gripped Carmen's hand.
Her hand gripped Carmen's as she faced him.
He gripped her shoulders and pulled her back so he could look at her face.
She opened her mouth to give him a smart reply, but Denton gripped her elbow.
A cold anger gripped her.
Water splashed as Keaton strode toward her and strong hands gripped her arms, lifting her to her feet.
She gripped the ax handle.
Taking a few steps back she gripped the ax half way down on the handle and slammed it down against the block of wood with a dull whack.
A strong hand gripped her arm, gently but firmly pulling her out onto the open area on the verandah.
He gripped her shoulders and gazed into her eyes.
She gripped his chin firmly and lifted it to what light was in the hut.
Xander reached down in response and gripped the Guardian by her neck.
She gripped his roped forearm with both hands, afraid it was going to hurt.
Xander gripped Charles' neck in his massive hand.
She gripped the steering wheel more tightly.
With a sigh, Jessi gripped his and braced herself.
Jonny gripped her arm, and she barely closed her eyes before his familiar fire flew through her.
She gripped one and pushed it upward.
Jessi gripped the crystal.
Ashley flinched as the Other gripped her arm more tightly.
He gripped Ashley's throat and picked her up off the ground.
A flexible steel band, lined with wood blocks, is gripped on the motor fly-wheel or pulley by a screw A, which, together with W, is adjusted to hold the brake steady.
As the foe would lie away to his right and left front after he had passed the Sambre, one wing would be pushed up towards Wellington and another towards Blucher; whilst the mass of the reserve would be centrally placed so as to strike on either side, as soon as a force of the enemy worth destroying was encountered and gripped.
The coins are then gripped by a pair of india-rubber driving wheels, which force them past the rim of a thin disk with notches in its edge to fit the coins.
This is known as the membranous urethra, and is very narrow, being gripped by the compressor urethrae muscle.
Bordeaux gripped her elbow and helped her up on the bay, swinging up behind her.
Her eyes went to his body hungrily, and he gripped her belt, pulling her against him.
She gasped and gripped her neck, as if fearing he was some sort of vampire out to suck her blood.
Thoughts of his sweaty body poised above hers made her want to swoon for the first time in her life, and her core ached so much from the vision that she gripped the handrail.
As if hearing her thoughts, Czerno gripped her arm again.
He gripped her wrists and pushed her hands down with little effort while the second demon pushed her head to the side to expose her neck.
Whatever fog gripped her dissipated suddenly, and she breathed a sigh at the palpable release.
There was no bloodlust, but rather a longing that gripped him and clouded his thoughts.
"I didn't know exactly â€¦ I didn't know when or what or â€¦" She stopped, knuckles white as she gripped the edge of her T-shirt.
Rhyn gripped and released the dagger, struggling between the tiny voice that reminded him of his promise to Katie and the vision before him. If he took back his mate and child, there would be nowhere safe for them to go. But he didn't want to live eternity without her.
He gripped the pouch with its precious cargo.
Gripped by a six-piston caliper, braking forces are transferred optimally to the rim, virtually eliminating torsional load on the front wheel.
Sudoku is the Japanese puzzle craze that has gripped the nation!
The fled from the room, and ran through the market place, the bloody dagger still gripped tightly in his hand.
They flee the error of presuming on God only to fall into the trap of being gripped by an anxious dread of God.
icy chill gripped Wallis: all those lives, he thought.
This blow is often sufficient to dislodge the limpet, failing this the shell is gripped in the bill and prised off.
using retractors inserted through the vaginal canal, doctors gripped and pulled down on the cervix until it was visible.
Pearl's father embodies the bitterness and disorientation that gripped southern slaveholders forced to come to grips with Sherman's powerful onslaught.
Japan is now caught in the same sort of deflationary spiral which gripped the world economy during the Great Depression of the 1930s.
The vial tweezers allow vials to be gripped easily and securely without the need to hold them closed.
The real Jack the Ripper killings have gripped people's imaginations for over a century while exposing the dark underbelly of Victorian England.
writer's cramp gripped him halfway through recording my three baptismal and one (double-barrelled) surname.
Using retractors inserted through the vaginal canal, doctors gripped and pulled down on the cervix until it was visible.
Pearl 's father embodies the bitterness and disorientation that gripped Southern slaveholders forced to come to grips with Sherman 's powerful onslaught.
The real Jack the Ripper killings have gripped people 's imaginations for over a century while exposing the dark underbelly of Victorian England.
Then writer 's cramp gripped him halfway through recording my three baptismal and one (double-barrelled) surname.
If the bat wobbles or if your hand is struggling to stay gripped to the bat, it's too heavy.
Rather than a flat track that is secured to the ceiling with a light gripped inside it, a monorail system has a rail coming vertically off the ceiling with the lights suspended from it.
By the age of eight to 10 months, a finger grasp begins, but objects can only be gripped with all four fingers pushing against the thumb, which still makes it awkward to grab small objects.
Smaller in size, this bag houses a "telescopic" handle and gripped webbing, while the inside of the bag is spacious, with two extra side pockets.
He gripped her arm hard and stepped in front of her, his size sending a tremor of unease through her.
He wrenched her head back and gripped her neck, nuzzling it.
She sagged against the wall and gripped her bleeding neck.
She gripped him harder.
He gripped her arm and pulled her against him once more.
She gripped the perfume bottle more tightly.
If she could make a break for the door … she gripped the perfume bottle harder.
The prisoner gripped her more tightly, and she stilled.
Kiera made out a bed beneath her and gripped her head with a grimace.
Instead, he gripped her sword wrist and moved behind her.
She gripped her notebook.
Nishani followed and gripped his forearm with both of her small, soft hands.
He ceased walking and gripped her by both arms, maneuvering her to stand before him.
Her hands shook as she gripped the heavy stone dagger, and she leaned against the fountain.
Her essence had gripped him; she haunted him.
He lay staring at the ceiling for a time, attempting to push away the torment; it had gripped him so completely that resistance was futile.
The desire to kiss her gripped him, but he had already begun to fall apart, so instead pulled her in close.
She stretched to capacity and gripped the edge of the bowl.
Strong warm hands gripped her arm, guiding her down to the chair.
He gently gripped her shoulders and leaned forward.
His lips were as warm as the hands that gripped her waist.
A cold feeling gripped her throat and strangled the words from her lungs.
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