One tormenting impression did not leave him: that those broad- boned reddish hands with hairy wrists visible from under the shirt sleeves, those hands which he loved and hated, held him in their power.
Her gaze fell to the fetters at her wrists and ankles.
He released one of her wrists and leaned over, slapping it, before returning to the warm body beneath him.
She traced the bruises around her wrists from the bindings.
His solid, warm body atop hers immobilized her and he pinned her wrists to the bed, silver eyes blazing and elongated fangs resting on his full lower lip.
He kissed her shoulder and took her arms, holding her wrists over her head with one hand.
She rubbed her wrists, not fully appreciating his effort.
His big hands came up, grasping her wrists and pulling her forward until her armpits rested on his shoulders.
He stepped forward, taking the scissors from her in one hand and one of her wrists in the other.
His fingers unwrapped from her wrists and his warm palms caressed hers.
He caught her wrists and pinned them behind her, more interested in feeding.
The portrait of Archbishop Warham at Lambeth, for instance, shows a rochet with fairly wide sleeves narrowing towards the wrists, where they are confined by fur cuffs.
He wore green velvet trousers, a canary-coloured waistcoat, low shoes, silver buckles, lace at his wrists, and his hair in ringlets."
He gripped her wrists and held them behind her back.
Jilian snatched her and slammed her onto the table, pinning her in place as he strapped her wrists and ankles in.
He had her wrists pinned above her head.
She sat to pull on shoes and saw the scars around her wrists, evidence of her fight against the bindings Jilian used to strap her onto the table.
The demon lord took her wrists and pinned them above her head.
She gripped his wrists, meeting his sultry gaze with all the invitation she could muster.
Yes. He tried to commit suicide after he killed her; he left a note but he didn't cut his wrists deeply enough to be fatal.
He didn't sit on her and when he leaned forward to trap her wrists, he was gentle but firm about it.
She hadn't realized how big his were; they took up the entire space between her wrists and elbows.
She clutched his wrists, the logical side of her brain preparing to remove his hands from her face, the emotional side wishing he would repeat the kiss.
This fashion continued until, in the 17th century, the sleeves became much fuller; but it was not till the, 8th century that they developed into the familiar exaggerated balloon shape, confined at the wrists by a ribbon, beyond which a ruffle projected.
Taran snatched her wrists and trapped her against him, forcing her arms crossed behind her.
Those broad, reddish hands, with hairy wrists visible from under the shirt cuffs, laid down the pack and took up a glass and a pipe that were handed him.
They are a fine warlike race, with remarkably clear complexions and handsome features; round wrists and ankles they wear rings of twisted hair.
Oh, how Rostov detested at that moment those hands with their short reddish fingers and hairy wrists, which held him in their power....
A suit consisted of a slim-cut, knee-length coat with narrow fitting shoulders and wrists.
The keyboard should be used with the forearms and wrists kept horizontal and the elbows close to the body.
She was shaking and bloodied, and the bindings left deep marks around her wrists.
He panted, grinning as he clamped a hand over each of her wrists.
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.
He tested her balance and adjusted her stance before taking both wrists and moving her hands over her head.
She won't be satisfied until I play something that makes her want to slit her wrists.
He snatched her again by her belt, then grabbed both flailing wrists and swept her feet from beneath her, falling with her.
She returned his kiss passionately and when he released her wrists, she squirmed away, breaking into a peal of laughter.
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The gloves are a close fit with a knitted cuff for a close fit around your wrists.
This pink leather wrist cuffs will fit wrists measuring 5.5 to 8 inches round.
For example the flexion of the fingers by long flexors also flexes the wrists: this is opposed by wrist extensors.
leash attachment point, elasticated wrists, link mini buckles and synthetic leather reinforcements.
If next summer there is english larger louts there ill cut me ****ing wrists!
His wrists had horrible big manacles round them and I think they must have hurt because his skin looked raw and was bleeding.
White oven mitts had been grafted onto her wrists.
Two bread bags full of milkweed down or other silky plant fibers make warm mittens (tie them at the wrists ).
Spray it around the room, on clothes or bedlinen for an instant pick-me-up, or on your wrists to ease Morning Sickness.
The irons were now removed from Bumpus's wrists, and his arms pinioned behind his back.
At that point I started seeing a psychoanalyst because I couldn't see a knife without wanting to cut my wrists.
slapped wrists [by Blix on the Iraqis] over the missiles.
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snaps fingers or wrists when she tumbles off her bike.
The rope around his wrists and ankles were too snug, his suit jacket was all bunched up under his armpits.
wear wrist splints for support, or try resting your wrists on a sponge bar in front of the keyboard.
suffered bruising to his head and wrists, and months of mental trauma until, eventually, he left retail altogether.
tingleis a pain caused in the arms and wrists and numbness and tingling in the hands.
Heavily slapped wrists to CNN, Sky, BBC, and CNBC.
This blow-up football-shaped fancy dress outfit has elasticated wrists and ankles to keep the air in.
The commission measured the quality of clinical care for three common conditions, including fractured wrists or elbows in children.
Wear wrist splints for support, or try resting your wrist splints for support, or try resting your wrists on a sponge bar in front of the keyboard.
This pink leather wrist cuffs will fit wrist cuffs will fit wrists measuring 5.5 to 8 inches round.
One fair-haired young soldier of the third company, whom Prince Andrew knew and who had a strap round the calf of one leg, crossed himself, stepped back to get a good run, and plunged into the water; another, a dark noncommissioned officer who was always shaggy, stood up to his waist in the water joyfully wriggling his muscular figure and snorted with satisfaction as he poured the water over his head with hands blackened to the wrists.
There were a couple of slapped wrists [by Blix on the Iraqis] over the missiles.
She never suffers the dramatic hurts, never breaks anything proper, never snaps fingers or wrists when she tumbles off her bike.
Wear wrist splints for support, or try resting your wrists on a sponge bar in front of the keyboard.
He suffered bruising to his head and wrists, and months of mental trauma until, eventually, he left retail altogether.
CTS is a pain caused in the arms and wrists and numbness and tingling in the hands.
Ergonomically-designed keyboard manufacturers claim ergonomic designs are easier on your fingers, hands, wrists and arms.
Some ergonomic keyboards are split and separate the letter keypad in two at opposing angle which allows typing without bending your wrists.
These can really help save space on the desk and they are better for your wrists.
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 flexing motion can help alleviate symptoms of carpal tunnel syndrome, a debilitating condition that causes pain in the fingers and wrists.
Even the most expensive stress ball is typically less than $10, and many novelty stress balls are less than $5, making them an inexpensive way to squeeze out your frustrations and relieve pent up stress in your wrists, hands, and fingers.
For example, a simple matte silk dress with lace wrists and neckline is a modest and simple choice.
According to Fox News, Wilson had overdosed on some pills and slit his wrists after a fight with a close friend.
First, it was reported that he had overdosed on his prescribed anti-depressants and he slit his wrists.
Other reports circulating stated that his addiction to cocaine and heroin led him to slitting his wrists and overdosing on prescription drugs.
They were married the following year in Costa Rica, celebrating their union with close friends, family and, no surprise here, matching "Tru Luv" tattoos on their wrists.
Everyone believed that the now 15-year-old child star had her feet solidly planted in recovery, but just a short time later, Drew began abusing drugs again and in 1989, attempted suicide by slashing her wrists.
Drew's family and friends believed that she had hit the proverbial "rock bottom" after slashing her wrists and, once again, placed the troubled teen back into rehab.
Breaking Dawn There was something about her fingers and wrists that looked so fragile it was scary.
If your posture isn't perfect, you could develop serious injury to your hands and wrists after periods of prolonged practice.
One of the most common ways bassists hurt their wrists is by wearing their strap too low when they're playing standing up.
Always be aware of your wrist position, and remember to relax your shoulders and your wrists!
This is important to consider - particular for young mums who may have young children pulling at their wrists!
Ancient Greeks and Romans wore gold bracelets shaped as snakes that spiraled around their wrists and arms.
No two wrists are the same size, and with growing kids, it isn't easy to know what size will fit.
It also has what they call "monkey palms" to keep your wrists dry and hands warm.
You want your slacks to fall past your ankles and your shirt sleeves to come all the way to your wrists.
Once you know where to purchase clothes that fit you well, you can be confident that your pants will fall all the way to your ankles and your sleeves will cover your wrists.
Women who are taller than average -- and who wear a size larger than 14 -- often have trouble with shirts and sweaters whose sleeves leave their wrists exposed.
Check that the sleeves reach your wrists.
Women who are taller than average usually know the frustration of finding clothes that fit them perfectly-they need sleeves that come all the way down to the wrists and pants that fall past the ankles.
There's a reason why the wrists and waistbands of cardigans are ribbed - the ribbing provides stretch and shaping.
Aches and pains in the hands, wrists and arms are commonly reported by people involved in this type of work.
As with many menopausal or peri-menopausal symptoms, aching joints such as the neck, wrists and shoulders are largely recognized, but have little medical explanation.
Stretch your arms, wrists, shoulders, and hands.
Fastenings such as oversized buttons, gripper snaps, and zippers accommodate arthritic hands and wrists.
The sensation can also be painful, leaving your hands and wrists sore after you awaken.
Nocturnal support braces for your wrists and hands can help reduce the tingling sensation that disrupts your sleep.
Splints can provide support, help you avoid bending the hands and wrists awkwardly and reduce the chance of crimping any nerves.
If the numbness in your hands and wrists is related to an injury, it may be that sleep apnea is impairing your healing process.
In perhaps the biggest recall in gaming, Nintendo recalled over three million wrists straps for the Wii Remote.
In older teens and adults, fifth disease may be followed by joint swelling or pain in the hands, wrists, knees, and ankles, lasting from a few months to several years.
Deep wounds to the hands and wrists should be examined for nerve and tendon damage.
This procedure is most commonly performed on the Achilles tendon but may also be performed on the knees, hips, shoulders, elbows, and wrists.
They run from nerve roots on each side of the upper spinal cord to regions beneath the collarbone where they branch out as the major nerves of the shoulders, arms, wrists, and hands.
Lichen planus-A noncancerous, chronic itchy skin disease that causes small, flat purple plaques on wrists, forearm, ankles.
A physician should be called if bruises appear in unusual locations on the body such as on the back or around the eyes or wrists.
The joints (especially those of the ankles, knees, elbows, and wrists) become red, hot, swollen, shiny, and extraordinarily painful.
Fine motor skills generally refer to the small movements of the hands, wrists, fingers, feet, toes, lips, and tongue.
The joints, especially the wrists, elbows, knees, and ankles become red, sore, and swollen.
It starts around the wrists and ankles, as flat pink marks (called macules).
X rays of a child's left wrist are compared visually with a series of x rays of wrists of children of various ages.
Symptoms of actual arthritis begin later in the course of systemic onset JA, and they often involve the wrists and ankles.
Left-handed children may hook their wrists while writing in order to see the paper.
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.
This suit not only molds itself to the body, but it also seals itself to your wrists, ankles and neck to keep water and cold out.
They are very poseable, with 14 adjustment points in their arms and legs, including in their ankles and wrists.
Coughing, bending or other slightly stressful movements may result in breakage of the hips, wrists or spine.
Look for other details, like elastic wrists and button fasteners, that will keep the gloves in place all day long.
The KEC600 Ergo cordless can opener by Black and Decker is easy to use, easy to clean and it effortlessly opens cans without taking a toll on one's wrists.
A floral wreath with matching adornments on the arms or wrists and ballet flats will finish off your look.
Two pieces of flowing chiffon can be attached to each shoulder, and tied around wrists, to create lovely, simple and pattern-free wings.
You can wear leis around your neck, around your ankles, around your wrists, and around your head.
To dress like Santa, you'll need a red velour suit trimmed in white fur at the collar, wrists, down the chest and at the calves.
Witnesses describe her as being very old with her hands and legs wrapped in chains and blood dripping from her wrists.
Most people who have seen this apparition believe that she was one of the mistreated residents who was likely bound or restrained too tightly by her wrists and ankles during the time the building was used as a geriatric facility.
These initial scenes were memorable indeed - both characters appeared nearly nude, did not speak english and had lights flashing on their wrists.
Meredith later tells her therapist about watching her mother slit her wrists.
It turns out Rebecca has just done the same thing, slit her wrists.
Then, the center of the chest, the neck, hands and wrists were left bare so that the horimono wearer could cover all of his ink.
Women often have angels placed on their abdomens, wrists, and ankles.
Hearts with the names Jack and Farrell on his inner wrists: These are in honor of Williams' grandfather.
If you choose to show it off, consider your arms, wrists, upper chest or lower legs.
Several celebrities have been spotted with tattoos on their wrists.
Several male actors also have inked wrists.
These surface piercings are placed near the wrists, generally on the upper side.
This is due to the constant motion of the wrists and surrounding skin.
Crusader knights wore this type of cross, and this sort of cross tat on the wrists or hands let others know they wished to be buried as Christians when they died.
Flower fairies are a whimsical spin on a traditional flower tattoo and can be worn in a variety of placements, including on the inner wrists, the back, lower back and shoulder.
The Latin cross symbol is probably the most recognized of cross tattoo designs, and as a tattoo the Latin cross is often worn where it can be seen such as on the hand, arms and wrists.
Because most Chinese characters are small in size, a Chinese word can be added to nearly any preexisting tattoo or as a single piece of body art on smaller body areas such as the inner wrists, the back of the neck or behind your earlobes.
We take our modern day time keeping for granted as we have clocks on our walls, our cell phones, in our cars, and on our wrists.
The company made a name for itself with its 14 karat and 18 karat gold luxury watches, and before long the innovative designs were gracing the wrists of movie stars and princes as well as the common man.
Murano cuff watches are comfortable, fit many different size wrists, are often adjustable and are versatile enough to wear with casual or more formal clothing.
Today, Breitling is synonymous with pilot's watches and the distinctive watches can be seen gracing the wrists of many professional and amateur aviators.
The adjustable chain bracelet fits wrists up to seven and a half inches, and the elongated rectangular dial offers complete elegance.
The manufacturers state that the Omnitrix is suitable for children over the age of four and therefore might not be suitable for very small wrists.
The resulting timepieces frequently appear on the wrists of professional deep sea or extreme divers and Polar field scientists.
Hearkening back to the era when women donned their husband's or boyfriend's watch to make their wrists appear smaller, large watch faces have gone from a mere trend to a bona fide category in the field of watch aesthetics.
Citizen's horology engineers work hard to make sure ladies are not just accommodated, but totally pampered with gorgeous timepieces fitted for delicate wrists.
The rectangular black watch dial extends the dignified look imbued by the thin black strap and snuggles softly against wrists of all sizes.
Besides watches that decorate wrists, Omega manufactured a number of early timepieces designed to wear around the neck or to fit safely in the pocket.
Since the onset of the film industry, these advanced works of art have graced the wrists of many stars and appeared in dozens of films.
In addition to frequent film appearances, Tag Heuer watches often decorate the wrists of celebrities in their everyday lives.
Gromatide: Designed for male or female small wrists, the Gromatide delivers consistent tide information such as direction, height and time for 75 preprogrammed beaches.
Sometimes a traditional yoga mat is hard on your wrists or on your knees, but a yoga memory foam mat can be an ideal surface to erase this pain.
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.
Do not perform this pose if you are pregnant or if you have arthritis or weak wrists.
To reduce stress on the wrists, press down with the fingers and palms, push the hips up and back, and drop the head slightly.
Sparkle fingers are when your fingers are spread apart and taught, generally showing your palms and shaking your wrists or "sparkling".
Turn your wrists so that your thumbnails are facing inward.
Your wrists should point inward and downward.
Table Top: Keeping your elbows in at your side, bend them so that your wrists are near your shoulders.
Usually this is because they say that knitting continental style is faster and produces less wrist strain because you don't have to move your wrists as much as you do when you're throwing the yarn.
This is much kinder to hands and wrists.
Doing these exercisers as often as possible throughout the day will relieve some of the stress put on your wrists.
Sustain the pressure for about five seconds, making sure to keep your wrists straight.
Pull your elbows into your sides and rotate your wrists so your palms face forward.
Press them back up into the starting position, making sure you keep your wrists straight throughout the movement.
If a straight bar makes your wrists hurt, use a cambered bar ("EZ bar").
Elbows should be kept close to your sides using your wrists and forearms to turn the rope.
Some experts suggest that you cock your wrists downward and point your thumbs towards the biceps.
Apparently, this fills in the space between your wrists and your biceps, which in turn makes the muscle look bigger.
If your biceps have not been perfected, you can hold your forearms at almost right angles with your elbows and fully twist your wrists.
By using an ergonomic E-Z curl bar, you will save your wrists and get an even workout for both heads of the biceps.
Fist Pushups: For those whose wrists get irritated by the traditional pushup, making a fist instead of flexing your hands on the floor can provide relief, especially when paired with the knee modification.
No lifting should be done through your wrists!
When you complete your exercise, take care not to twist your wrists or shoulders as you lower your weights back to the floor.
If you find that your arms and wrists become sore, you may want to add some exercises which focus on your lower arm to help you build strength such as the rotational dumbbell arm curl or the concentration curl.
When we think of truly classic cotton nightgowns, the generously cut flowing white gown comes to mind, often with long, wide sleeves that fasten at the wrists and with a fairly high neck.
A nylon gown may have no sleeves, short fluttery sleeves or sleeves that reach the wrists.
If you've long had trouble finding shirts that came all the way down over your wrists and pants that fell past your ankles, you can appreciate it when pajamas accommodate your height.
Men's ski pajamas tend to be close-fitting, with ribbed wrists and ankles for easy on and off but a snug fit.
She suffered a nervous breakdown and tried to commit suicide by cutting her wrists.
If you are concerned about chemicals or other agents getting up your sleeves, choose a coat with elastic wrists so you can avoid this problem.
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