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tenderly Sentence Examples

  • They kissed tenderly and Jackson began to relax.

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  • Then he led me to the gate and kissed me tenderly on my forehead.

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  • Speak! said she, turning to her mother, who was tenderly gazing at her daughter and in that contemplation seemed to have forgotten all she had wished to say.

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  • Tenderly, he gripped her shoulders, pulling her close.

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  • We women, Prince," and she smiled tenderly, "always know how to say these things.

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  • He reached out and tenderly put his hand over hers.

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  • She will handle the baby as tenderly as the most careful nurse could desire.

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  • He tenderly pressed his lips to her temple.

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  • He pulled her into his arms and kissed her tenderly, but his affection lacked sincerity.

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  • While the patient fellah, resigned to the decrees Of the Almighty, saw the ruling Egyptian class hurry away from Cairo, he saw also those of his comrades who were stricken tenderly nursed, soothed in deaths struggles, and in many cases actually washed, laid out and interred by their new self-sacrificing and determined masters.

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  • She did not let go of her mother but struggled tenderly with her, demanded a pillow and hot water, and unfastened and tore open her mother's dress.

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  • The Tin Woodman loved Dorothy most tenderly, and welcomed with joy the return of the little old Wizard.

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  • "My dear Boris," said the mother, drawing her hand from beneath her old mantle and laying it timidly and tenderly on her son's arm, "be affectionate and attentive to him.

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  • And he suddenly smiled, in an unexpected and tenderly paternal way.

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  • Then he would turn away to the portrait of his dead Lise, who with hair curled a la grecque looked tenderly and gaily at him out of the gilt frame.

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  • The storm was long since over and there was bright, joyous sunshine on Natasha's face as she gazed tenderly at her husband and child.

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  • To him, in a particularly respectful and tenderly sad voice, she said:

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  • It was now, however, impossible to get back the way he had come; the maid, Aniska, was no longer there, and Pierre with a feeling of pity and disgust pressed the wet, painfully sobbing child to himself as tenderly as he could and ran with her through the garden seeking another way out.

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  • The ghost has now been brought back to much of true life again by the skill of the most scrupulous of all restorers, Cavaliere Cavenaghi, who, acting under the authority of a competent commission, and after long and patient experiment, found it possible to secure to the wall the innumerable blistered, mildewed and half-detached flakes and scales of the original work that yet remained, to clear the surface thus obtained of much of the obliterating accretions due to decay and mishandling, and to bring the whole to unity by touching tenderly in with tempera the spots and spaces actually left bare.

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  • Anatole lay on the sofa in the study leaning on his elbow and smiling pensively, while his handsome lips muttered tenderly to himself.

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  • Before leaving, Napoleon showed favor to the emperor, kings, and princes who had deserved it, reprimanded the kings and princes with whom he was dissatisfied, presented pearls and diamonds of his own--that is, which he had taken from other kings--to the Empress of Austria, and having, as his historian tells us, tenderly embraced the Empress Marie Louise--who regarded him as her husband, though he had left another wife in Paris--left her grieved by the parting which she seemed hardly able to bear.

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  • All the summer of 1704 he continued to decline, tenderly nursed by Lady Masham and her step-daughter Esther.

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  • He appeared before them holding in his arms his only child and heiress, the little princess Christina, then in her fourth year, and tenderly committed her to the care of his loyal and devoted people.

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  • He was looking at her with glittering eyes, smiling tenderly.

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  • He gazed at her tenderly.

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  • He rested a hand on her shoulder and sighed, gazing down at her tenderly.

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  • He leaned over her, gazing down at her tenderly.

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  • She glanced up at his face and he smiled down at her tenderly.

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  • He held her there gently, gazing down at her tenderly.

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  • Tenderly sung with gentle harmonies and a bouncy upbeat tempo ensures the album is worms a way into your heart.

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  • The younger Michele was a mere courtier and spendthrift, but Elena seems to have been a woman of superior stamp. She was tenderly loved by her famous son, and his letters prove that she retained his fullest confidence through all the vicissitudes of his career.

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  • But his course was always singularly independent, and, though one of the most affectionate and most sensitive of men, yet it was his fortune to be so fastidious in thought and so conscientious in judgment as often to give offence or create alarm in those he deeply respected or tenderly loved.

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  • She fancied a child, her own--such as she had seen the day before in the arms of her nurse's daughter--at her own breast, the husband standing by and gazing tenderly at her and the child.

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  • You know how tenderly one feels when a poor stray cat comes trotting after one---- He got up, mad all through.

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  • Treat your tresses tenderly with a pick or comb rather than a brush.

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  • His hand covered hers and he took it in his, kissing it tenderly.

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  • He went over to my wife and kissed her tenderly.

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