right hand

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It came quite close up to them and flew away on their right hands in front of the horses.
At the same instant the ape-man dropped from an overhanging limb full upon the lion's back and as he alighted he plunged his knife into the tawny side behind the left shoulder, tangled the fingers of his right hand in the long mane, buried his teeth in Numa's neck and wound his powerful legs about the beast's torso.
Lizzie took her right hand from the scull it held, and touched her lips with it, and for a moment held it out lovingly towards him: then, without speaking, she resumed her rowing, as another boat of similar appearance, though in rather better trim, came out from a dark place and dropped softly alongside.
"This is Count Luigi's right hand; this one, three signatures below, is his left.
"As for thee, Little John," said Robin, turning to him and laughing, "thou wilt start once more for Ancaster, and we will go part way with thee, for I will not have thee turn again to either the right hand or the left till thou hast fairly gotten away from Sherwood.
Additional Chief Secretary Home, Avnish Awasthi said, "BJP Uttar Pradesh chief, Swatantra Dev Singh has suffered an injury in the little finger of his right hand. He has conveyed that he is being taken care of in Muzaffarnagar, although the injury shall require appropriate surgery." (ANI)
In my early youth, I faced two challenges -- eating with my right hand and making traditional Omani bread because, for these two tasks, using the right hand is considered appropriate.
She said she was happy to recover from the injury, since it will allow her to take the splint off and pose without having to hide her right hand. Wurtzbach has been sharing photos of her that did not show her affected hand.
I'm just happy I'll never have to pose with my right hand hidden anymore," Pia said.
A road sign in the left lane indicating ASDA ONLY and a dual direction arrow in the right hand lane.
Dr Adefemi Afolabi, a Consultant Surgeon in the Department of Surgery, UCH, Ibadan, said that force-switching children to use their right hand could have negative impact on the speech development of the child.
Thus began a new relationship with my right hand and the ability to draw that, since I was a child, had given my life purpose.