Harden, visibly in pain, writhed on the floor as World Peace was ejected from the game. In the back of the car, her neighbor shouted and writhed in pain. Snakes hung on his neck and arms and writhed through his belt loops.
A period piece about two girls, Sylvie and Lorrie, growing up on a Scottish island in the s, the book charts the uncertainties and dangers of their adolescence. For instance, as Lorrie describes a silverfish infestation:. The carpet in my room writhed, a tide of spines under my feet.
My gentleman had now put on his clothes and recomposed himself, when giving me a kiss, and placing me by him, he sat himself down as gingerly as possible, with one side off the cushion, which was too sore for him to bear resting any part of his weight on. Here he thank'd me for the extreme pleasure I had pro- cured him, and seeing, perhaps, some marks in my countenance of terror and apprehension of retaliation on my own skin, for what I had been the instrument of his suffering in his, he assured me, that he was ready to give up to me any engagement I might deem myself under to stand him, as he had done me, but if that proceeded in my consent to it, he would consider the difference of my sex, its greater delicacy and incapacity to undergo pain. Rehearten'd at which, and piqu'd in honour, as I thought, not to flinch so near the trial, especially as I well knew Mrs.
Choose a language, then type a word below to get example sentences for that word. Use "writhed" in a sentence Choose a language, then type a word below to get example sentences for that word. Anger writhed in my stomach.
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One morning, however, finding that my path lay through a deep wood, I ventured to continue my journey after the sun had risen; the day, which was one of the first of spring, cheered even me by the loveliness of its sunshine and the balminess of the air. I felt emotions of gentleness and pleasure, that had long appeared dead, revive within me. Half surprised by the novelty of these sensations, I allowed myself to be borne away by them, and forgetting my solitude and deformity, dared to be happy.
Dimensions variable, DeVos Art Museum, Photo by Sean Stimac. That book centers on Odysseus; his adventures are vibrant and colorful and occupy the most prominent space of the book.
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