"Oh, it's just like a pink story," she cried, clapping her hands.
The sails had fallen off and they were flapping and thumping and clapping in the wind.
"I think you are in love," said the host, clapping him on the back.
He was clapping his hands silently and laughing quietly, but still he was laughing.
Laughter and clapping of hands and acclamations again arose.