Not a trace was left of her former manner; all was ease, pliancy, and elegance.
The difficulty was, then, to give to old wood the pliancy of young.
It is exactly this pliancy, so foreign to your character and habits, which makes me tremble.
Mrs. Mortimer put her motherly arms about the girl, but she found no pliancy.
Immersion in hot water, however, restores its softness ...