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Her Mary Rose had adorable shy movements, caresses, intonations, wistfulnesses.
Such kisses thou shalt have of meAs the pale moon-rays give, And cold caresses of the snakes,That in the trenches live.
Seldom did he speak of love, and I remember me of no caresses save a kiss night and morning.
BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
I took him up in my arms, and he threw his little hands about my neck, and lavished on me the tenderest caresses.
The caresses of harlots and the jests of buffoons regulated the policy of the state.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
The vital tide was ebbing fast; and even the caresses of his master could not prolong his life for a few moments.
MINNIE'S PET DOGMADELINE LESLIE
Blushing warmly, she escaped from his lingering caresses, and then he led her back on deck.
THEY LOOKED AND LOVEDMRS. ALEX MCVEIGH MILLER
Her hair hung in two long, glorious braids, and it was just half-inclined to wave in sweet caresses about her oval face.
Let us hope the caresses of his mother compensated him for this suffering.
After the same caresses he had given her the former morning, he bade her good-morrow.

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