She held his limp hand and fought back panic.
Charles was limp in his grip.
He'll limp around for a week or so and then he'll be fine.
He went limp, and she struggled to hold him up.
He carefully hefted her limp body and held her against him like a child.
He walked with a slight limp and his gaunt frame was gangly.
In his place was his father-- Prince Andrew--and his father had neither shape nor form, but he existed, and when little Nicholas perceived him he grew faint with love: he felt himself powerless, limp, and formless.
Rhyn followed, painfully aware of the limp mortal body in his arms.
He walked with a slight limp and looked older than thirty-six.
He started to say something to the fleeing attendant but instead lifted the limp body up in his arms to a more reasonable position and carefully carried her out to the anteroom.
She darted for the barn, the kid's feet dangling like limp ropes.
But his limp is the only indication that he is Lucifer fallen from heaven.
Her eyes were bloodshot but otherwise she looked pale lying on the sheets like a limp doll.
He grabbed the child under his arm and after dropping the now limp boy on the other side, climbed back over.
He wrapped his arms around her, drawing her limp frame against him.
The Other's body seized up then went limp, its head lolling back, as it lost the ability to move.
Stepping into the room, he took the book from a limp hand and placed it quietly on the night stand.
She lay limp in his arms, startled and afraid to respond - afraid the kiss meant nothing to him.
The sun was warm and he walked with a slight limp but an easy stride, past the shops of the small central section to the west side of the quiet town.
Ethel would have listed him as a lazy, unambitious civil servant with a lifestyle as exciting as limp toast.
It wasn't until her body went totally limp in his arms that he realized just how small she was.
He then carried Cynthia Byrne's limp but still drenched and shivering body through the connecting door to her bed and laid her on one of the towels.
By the time they reached Hunter's double-parked car, Dean felt like limp lettuce at a summer picnic.
Cynthia was as limp as a rag doll as he pulled down her skirt, which was heavy with water.
Her body went totally limp.
She noticed his limp.
There was a slight altercation, then the guards came out again dragging a limp form.
If hair is dull, dry, and limp, even the best style can't resurrect it.
Avoiding his eyes as she walked past him, she tried not to limp.
The body went limp.
General Greene motioned them forward, slowing when he saw Dan limp.
She gasped at the sudden pinch as it snapped into place, and her body went limp.
Her body seized, then fell limp.
She slid into unconsciousness after a few minutes, and her body went limp.
If your legs are like limp spaghetti, contact time will be too expansive and running speed will slow.
Girls with long hair sometimes feel their hair is limp and lifeless.
Thick hair works best for pixie cuts, as thin hair may look limp and flat.
The band released comeback single 'The Boys Are Back In Town' later that year, but the limp reworking of Thin Lizzy's classic peaked at a mere number 35.
Bottled beer stood under a shelf, and there were two bags of haricot beans and some limp lettuces.
Josie has been really miserable; she came down with something that made her very hot and limp and rather bleary looking on Wednesday.
These limp jokes server only to dump me out of the games carefully calibrated dread machine.
Charlton also saw influential midfielder chapman limp off in the 19th minute as Husselbee made her senior bow for the Addicks.
Japanese style binding with litho printed limp boards (few closed tears to spine edge of boards ), oblong folio (approx.
If you have any limp at all my OS told me to continue using them until I could walk a normal gait.
Practice your handshake to make sure it is firm: a limp handshake can be very off putting.
Shake some very limp hands and feel embarrassingly hearty.
He squints against smoke trailing from the cigarette butt, hanging limp from his mouth.
His opponent flailed wildly and then fell limp - the fight nigh-on choked out of him.
The Earl of Carrick, now heir to the throne, was a sickly man with a pronounced limp.
The mud proved to be slowing Walter down as well as a slight limp from where he must have twisted his ankle.
But he paid a price and was left with a permanent limp.
limp wristed " charges laid at its door by the House of Commons Treasury Committee.
limp vellum with the remains of ribbon ties.
limp handshake can be very off putting.
limp home mode in the wet, suspect water in the air filter.
Even the rather limp ' Walking Barefoot ' stands out.
limp along with the minimum I have to spend.
The first of these used a 400 cc motorcycle engine to give a primarily electric vehicle a " limp home " capability.
Miss Marian walked very well now; her limp was scarcely noticeable.
Instead of producing a drama-documentary of events, Spielberg manages a limp morality play which becomes very tiresome.
Now within an early 20th-century binding of limp vellum with the remains of ribbon ties.
Use the finger (nose to nose) technique and then the limp wrist.
Each volume retains its original early C17th wrappers of thin white paper, now within early C20th bindings of limp vellum with ties.
Late 17th-century binding of limp vellum lined with gray card, inscribed ' Bassus Cantoris ' on the outside upper cover.
If the leaves are darkened, discolored and limp, that's a sure sign of wilt.
Use a pick or small comb to poof up limp hair.
Our caterer had ordered a wheelchair when she heard about his injuries, which sat idle at the edge of the grass since Dan preferred to limp rather than roll.
In addition to her failed marriages, Carmen Electra has been romantically linked to Tommy Lee, Fred Durst of Limp Bizkit, and B-Real of the rap group Cypress Hill.
Modern Rock Guitar Play Along: In addition, the band's song Just Like You can be found in this book along with other songs by bands like P.O.D., Incubus, Limp Bizkit and Godsmack.
You can get songs from artists like 50 Cent, Beyonce, Britney Spears, Jessica Simpson, Limp Bizkit, Madonna, Outkast, and more.
This causes the muscles to become limp or soft, and they cannot contract, a condition called flaccid paralysis and is the type found in polio.
Is the child limp all over or only in certain areas?
With a score of 0-3, the newborn is unresponsive, pale, limp, and may not have a pulse; therefore, an infant with a score of 0-3 needs immediate resuscitation.
If the tumor is located on a leg bone, the patient may limp.
The child may faint, become limp, or lose consciousness, usually for just a few seconds, due to a lack of oxygen reaching the brain.
Normal infants have good muscle tone at birth and move their arms and legs actively, while asphyxia neonatorum infants are completely limp and do not move at all.
The symptoms of asphyxia neonatorum are bluish or gray skin color (cyanosis), slow heartbeat (bradycardia), stiff or limp limbs (hypotonia), and a poor response to stimulation.
Unless corrected soon after birth, congenital hip dysplasia can cause a characteristic limp or waddling gait in children.
Flaccid paralysis-Paralysis characterized by limp, unresponsive muscles.
"When a Limp Signals Something More Serious: Make Sure to Examine the Hips."
Limp posture and a brief period of unconsciousness are features of akinetic seizures.
Overripe strawberries will be dull and dark, with limp stems.
The ingredients meant to coat and thicken the hair shaft can weigh the hair down, making it heavy and limp.
The thicker your hair is, the heavier the serum can be; don't put a heavy serum on thin locks or it will weigh down the waves and leave you with limp hair.
Ginger and eucalyptus help the volumatherapie line add lift and flair to limp or fine hair without unnecessary buildup.
Whether you have frizzy, limp, curly, or colored locks, there is a Matrix solution to your hair care problems.
Your friend might have a thick, coarse, head of hair, while you have thin, limp hair.
Medium hair is arguably the most versatile length - very long hair may be difficult to style, limp, or take more maintenance, while very short hair is quick and easy but lacks many style options.
Rather, many people with fine or limp hair use Nioxin hair cleansers and treatments regularly simply for the products' volumizing and preventative/therapeutic effects.
Jennifer Aniston's straight hairdo is characterized by bouncy straight locks, not limp lifeless hair.
If your hair is naturally on the limp side, use a quality volumizing shampoo such as the formula from Frederic Fekkai's volumizing line.
Bad hairstyles can happen to anyone, but by understanding what looks bad and what to do about it, you can avoid a limp, lackluster look.
Excessive chemicals and heat styling such as curling irons or hair straighteners can leave hair limp and dry.
Straightening irons flatten, seal the cuticle, and add maximum shine to limp, curly and wavy hair.
Flat, limp hair can easily be avoided with some understanding of the right cuts for fine hair.
Full Volume: Limp and fine hair types benefit from this line of shampoo, conditioner, mousse and volume spray, all lightweight and enriched with thickening agents.
For loose perms, you may choose to simply wash and go, or use your texture to add some volume to an otherwise limp hairstyle.
A sluggish thyroid is suspected to contribute to thin, brittle hair, while a thyroid in overdrive may create limp, greasy-looking hair.
A summer dress that becomes soaked with sweat easily goes limp and needs regular washing.
Now, beginning with your extremities, start to methodically relax each body part until you are able to allow your whole body to go limp.
If you have fine hair, keeping it shorter is the best way to avoid it growing long and limp.
Celebrities use them to go from short to long and limp to luscious from one day to the next.
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