That's nonsense,' said the Princess; 'and if I can kiss
him, you can too.
For indeed the moonlight that fell across her bosom was not whiter than my thoughts, nor could any kiss
--were it even such a kiss
as Venus promised to the betrayer of Psyche--even in its fiercest delirium, be other than dross compared with the wild white peace of those silent hours when we lay thus married and maiden side by side.
Thou could'st not prize the rose and the nightingale, but thou wast ready to kiss
the swineherd for the sake of a trumpery plaything.
But this kiss
had tasted soapsuds, and the lips, he had noticed, were flabby.
He made up his mind to kiss
Miss Wilkinson; not then, but in the evening; it would be easier in the dark, and after he had kissed
her the rest would follow.
Methinks thou art right," quoth Robin, "and, contrariwise, that when we kiss
a pleasure that appeareth gay it turneth foul to us; is it not so, Little John?
Your husband," he said, smiling, "has sent me over to kiss
Let her go and kiss
Gub- Gub--if she MUST kiss
he said, patting her on the back, "go and kiss
your aunt and your grandfather.
And it is not long since a knight of the island of Rhodes that was hardy and valiant said that he would kiss
Helen could hardly restrain herself from saying out loud what she thought of a man who brought up his daughter so that at the age of twenty-four she scarcely knew that men desired women and was terrified by a kiss
The children used to laugh at me, at first; and they even went so far as to throw stones at me, when they saw me kiss