I was teasing you, Alex.
She couldn't resist teasing him.
The Rhine-daughters have been teasing the Nibelung Alberich, and are rejoicing in the light of the Rhine-gold which shines at the top of a rock as the sun strikes it through the water.
Unlike Gabriel, who was gentle, teasing, Darkyn was demanding.
I was teasing him and he yanked my pigtails.
She couldn't see his facial expression in the dark, so it was hard to tell if he was teasing her or not.
He walked away, responding to one of the baristas teasing him.
Alex swung around, his eyes twinkling with humor and that cute dimple teasing his cheek.
He turned back to the trail and she followed while he continued teasing her.
Attacked in detail, they vanish one after another into as many teasing spectra of uncertainty.
He was teasing, of course.
Suddenly all the fun drained out of teasing him.
The idea of teasing him with her body was a little frightening, but if that was what it took...
His next kiss was consuming, hungry yet sweet, teasing her with a hint of promise and driving her body to new heights of awareness.
The two came in laughing and teasing each other.
The woman rose, her honey musk teasing his senses as she moved around the chamber.
After Colberts day, when the crutches lent by privilege were removed, his achievements lost vigour; industries that ministered to luxury alone escaped decay; the others became exhausted in struggling against the persistent and teasing opposition of the municipal bodies and the bourgeoisieconceited, ignorant and terrified at any innovationand against the blind and intolerant policy of Louis XIV.
She looked up at Alex, teasing him with her eyes.
I was only teasing you.
Frederick, though his love of teasing for teasing's sake has been exaggerated by Macaulay, was a martinet of the first water, had a sharp though one-sided idea of justice, and had not the slightest intention of allowing Voltaire to insult or to tyrannize over his other guests and servants.
To a man of Johnson's strong understanding and irritable temper, the silly egotism and adulation of Boswell must have been as teasing as the constant buzz of a fly.
The voices were those of the orderlies who were packing up; one voice, probably a coachman's, was teasing Kutuzov's old cook whom Prince Andrew knew, and who was called Tit.
Brady didn't move away as he planned, instead teasing her mouth open.
teaseh: I was gently teasing, from the position of a colonized nation.
He tries to stand out: This guy might try to get you to notice him by teasing you, being loud, taking risks around you, or having animated gestures.
Guys are known for teasing and poking fun at girls they like, such as on the playground in elementary school, and some guys never grow out of it.
In other words, the website is simply teasing you with free options that work until you actually want to talk with a potential partner.
The humor can be dry, witty, teasing or cutting edge.
Flip Side Brainteaser Puzzle - This brain teasing numbers game will frustrate and challenge at the same time.
In these cases, it can help to address a particular issue, such as teasing.
The following summer, Tim's older brother, a Peace Corp volunteer who had just returned from a two-year job in South Africa, listened to the stories from his younger brother about the teasing.
Teasing: Since womens' golf sandals are relatively new to the sport they are often met with stares from other players who are used to seeing traditional golf shoes worn on the course.
The spoilers are often worded in teasing fashion as though they are a puzzle that must be solved.
Until 2010 when the actress actually returned to General Hospital, the Marcil tease was a great example of teasing a popular character's return to lure soap fans into reading.
Instead, fans want the seemingly natural looks that don't require a stylist to chase them around with a teasing brush and hairspray.
Spoilers cater to fans by teasing what will happen, sneak peaking it, scooping it and sometimes, just plain making it up based on wishful thinking.
Spoilers such as those teasing Mia's (Nina Dobrev) exit from the show help fans prepare for the loss of some favorites while preparing for the arrival of others.
Teasing to the eye, sheer lingerie like a robe plays peek-a-boo with your partner's imagination.
It's like a teasing reveal each and every time.The belt is continually moving, and as the men struggle to get their pitches out in time, the women are also struggling to decide whether or not to express interest.
Later, she even attempted to have the Doctor perform gene manipulation on her unborn daughter to do away with the Klingon brow ridges that had caused her to experience such teasing as a child.
The relationship between the three men was of deep affection, mutual respect and teasing.
While the typical image of a fairy is more pixie dust than Goth, the darker versions are associated with the more mischievous brand of fairy that offers teasing and torment.
Striker Rich Payne reversed roles with winger Jonny Hughes to deliver a teasing cross that the irrepressible Hughes headed wide.
His tone was neither harsh nor teasing.
Was he teasing her because he suspected how she felt about him, or was he trying to tell her he knew she was aware of his business?
Focusing hard on not letting him affect her, she continued her game of seduction, teasing him with looks, touches, whispers, until Darian's body was rigid and his turmoil had melted into lust intense enough to make his eyes glow.
acerbic, dialog between Jack, Jim and barman Brendan, is teasing and humorous.
familiarize readers with the real pleasures of teasing out meaning from language.
There was much good-natured teasing and banter, and a lot of laughter, although some serious discussion from time to time.
teaseiker Rich Payne reversed roles with winger Jonny Hughes to deliver a teasing cross that the irrepressible Hughes headed wide.
teaseave the sneaking suspicion that most Sudoku addicts have wondered what it takes to actually create one of these teasing puzzles.
teasecarefully teasing the material, the arrow could be extracted.
teaseays there is this teasing sometimes I lose all hope Where is my strength to hold on?
teaseArmstrong: We are just teasing out what is there.
waspish comment that gives you a slightly teasing impression.
As a result of teasing, the self-concept of students were also lowered.
Division Teasing, pulling or cutting apart clumps of herbaceous perennials and suckering shrubs in order to produce more plants.
I have the sneaking suspicion that most Sudoku addicts have wondered what it takes to actually create one of these teasing puzzles.
Hugh: I was gently teasing, from the position of a colonized nation.
By carefully teasing the material, the arrow could be extracted.
Always there is this teasing Sometimes I lose all hope Where is my strength to hold on?
Mr Armstrong: We are just teasing out what is there.
He occasionally throws in the odd waspish comment that gives you a slightly teasing impression.
Will his name cause him to endure teasing?
You need to start at one end of your cat, and slowly work your way through the entire coat, gently teasing out the matted hair as you go.
I will most likely purchase the product again, but in a different shade like Cinnamon Smile or Teasing Blush.
Anger management programs for elementary students encourage emotional maturity, while teaching the necessary skills to cope with anger, teasing, bullying, and criticism.
So just laugh and ignore the friend who keeps teasing you!
Refuse to laugh or engage in the teasing.
Many teens will attest that bullying is much more serious than a few teasing comments from someone who doesn't like them.
Her two older sisters and older brother used to call her "Bugs" because of her overbite, which she considers being the "hugest," and in Jr. High the mole on her left cheek was the source of much teasing from her classmates.
Day-Lewis is of Irish and Jewish descent, which subjected him to teasing and bullying by some of the rougher boys in the neighborhood.
If you find a mat, use the first couple of teeth on the comb to begin gently teasing hairs free from the outermost edge of the mat.
This can be difficult since teasing out one chord from another in jazz requires a very keen ear.
The sister necklace reflects the teasing fun of siblings because on the back of the pendant is scrolled in pierce writing, "Prankster Secret-Keeper Roommate Borrower Lender Chaperone Friends."
They also show everything while still creating a teasing effect.
It skims the hips and is trimmed in sequins and Venice lace, with romantic cuffs and a teasing tie-front closure.
Or how about the jokes teasing about having the fire extinguisher handy when the candles are lit on your birthday cake?
Am I teasing you enough with this Beatdown thing?
Parents often feel that teasing and name-calling, insensitivity, and ignorance are the greatest challenges that they face with regards to their child's albinism.
They may show high rates of noncompliance, interference with others, or aggression (teasing or fighting).
Peers may attempt to "get back" at these children by teasing, which only increases the frustrations and helplessness experienced by aggressive, disruptive children.
When children are actively disliked by peers and the victims of teasing or ostracism, the task is harder for parents and teachers and the likelihood of the child reestablishing positive peer relations without help decreases.
The problem can by aggravated when playmates tease or when social activities such as sleep-away camp are avoided for fear of teasing.
Children at this stage are eager to conform and are very sensitive to teasing or criticism from classmates.
School can be particularly traumatizing due to teasing by other children.
Parents can also help children find creative solutions to deal with teasing, camouflage their lesions, and educate their peers about the disease.
Doctors usually recommend that family members try to ignore simple tics, since teasing or other unwanted attention may make the tics worse.
When accidents occur, they should be treated casually; punishment, teasing, or chastising should be avoided.
Many young men, although they fear it may be too late, seek out speech-language pathologists as adults to correct their lisps because of this teasing.
It is also interesting to note that people with PKU are less likely to display such antisocial behaviors as lying, teasing, and active disobedience.
Sibling rivalry is antagonism between brothers and/or sisters that results in physical fighting, verbal hostility, teasing, or bullying.
Preschool children are more verbal than toddlers, and much of their hostility toward siblings takes the form of name calling, verbal abuse, and teasing.
They Don't Like Me: Lessons on Bullying and Teasing from a Preschool Classroom.
Teasing or being critical can make a shy child even more afraid to be around people.
Depending on the severity and location of the skin rash, the child may withdraw from social activities to avoid teasing or resent restrictions on athletic or other outdoor activities.
Don't be afraid to take your cue from these looks; try a wacky, messy updo that doubles as a stylish, unkempt bun, or give short hair plenty of volume by teasing it generously.
Layered bobs that graze the shoulders can take advantage of this style by teasing the roots slightly to add body on top and then curling the ends under.
Teasing, mousse and a ton of hair spray held the big styles in place.
Volume is the key to this classic style, so start by slightly teasing hair at the crown and setting with a flexible hold hairspray.
Secure the bottom with a clear elastic, then take a teasing comb and lightly brush the braid to make it a little rough and imperfect looking.
Homeschooling a special needs child helps prevent teasing by classmates, helps overcome individual academic challenges, and can increase the child's interest in learning.
This means reduced pressure and no fear of teasing by other students.
It does not refer to normal teasing or joking around between employees, nor does this label apply to incidents that are isolated in nature.
Sheer suits have graced the pages of Sports Illustrated's Swimsuit Edition as well; always remaining teasing, rather than overly revealing.
Teasing and use of humor are other examples of more focused flirting.
Some guys will actually begin teasing you when they are interested.
He wants to be near you and get your attention, but he accomplishes this with teasing.
Your friend gets to be in an intimate relationship with one woman, while flirting, teasing and implying that there is something more between the two of you.
These encounters may then escalate to phone conversations where teasing and verbal interactions can heighten awareness.
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