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She reached up and kissed him, tears of happiness in her eyes and they stood together embracing for a moment, her fingers clasping and unclasping at the back of his neck.
Then, when she heard his horse upon the stones, Unclasping flung the casement back, and looked Down on his helm, from which her sleeve had gone.
Afterwards the male fell laterally, unclasping and moving away from the female.
In Fondest Memory: Arthur Guinness: Guinness lifts the dull metal hinges/of the heart, let the cracked leather/soften and breather/unbuckles the rest/until the clasps groan and give,/ eyelets of silver, winks of gold/ as the old brass disappears and hips/ of metal begin to swing, and in rubbing/sing restraint to its collapse/upon the floor, until the best of all/our clasping and unclasping can begin.
I couldn't face a career of redecorating bulletin boards each month, unclasping tricky Bratz belts while little girls squirmed to hold in their pee, and screaming at little boys to stop throwing crayons across the room.
Justice Kennedy quotes medical testimony that graphically describes the horror of partial-birth abortion: while the head was still inside the uterus, "the baby's little fingers were clasping and unclasping, and his little feet were kicking.
Glitter fidgeted constantly, scratching at his legs or clasping and unclasping his hands.
Kinsella remembers Leopold Bloom clasping and unclasping his hands in the vicinity of Gray's statue 'About here'.