It was noticeable that his right hand
slipped open a few inches the right-hand drawer of his desk.
In attempting to express his gratification, the Chief of Police thrust out his right hand
with such violence that his skin was ruptured at the arm-pit and a stream of sawdust poured from the wound.
My object is to explain the motive which has induced me to refuse the right hand
of friendship to my cousin, John Herncastle.
Go to, knave, go to thy place and thou, Gurth, get thee another dog, and should the keeper dare to touch it, I will mar his archery; the curse of a coward on my head, if I strike not off the forefinger of his right hand
! he shall draw bowstring no more.
He quietly raised his forehead from his arm and looked between the masking stems of the laurels, instinctively closing his right hand
about the stock of his rifle.
For a long time they tried to set him right and made him begin again--because he kept taking Kitty by the wrong arm or with the wrong arm--till he understood at last that what he had to do was, without changing his position, to take her right hand
in his right hand
He ordered at the same time that all the Apes be arranged in a long row on his right hand
and on his left, and that a throne be placed for him, as was the custom among men.
They drove out through the inner gateway and under the echoing gatehouse of the outer court, and Menelaus came after them with a golden goblet of wine in his right hand
that they might make a drink-offering before they set out.
He said he quite enjoyed the training with all the other horses, trotting together, turning together, to the right hand
or the left, halting at the word of command, or dashing forward at full speed at the sound of the trumpet or signal of the officer.
My right hand
was not so badly burnt but that I could move the fingers.
That night I left this case in my room, locked, and the key in my waistcoat pocket; in the right-hand side-pocket of my overcoat I carried my Deane and Adams, loaded in every chamber; also my right hand
, as innocently as you could wish.
Into the right hand
, which was lying palm downwards, a wax taper had been thrust between forefinger and thumb, and an old servant, bending over from behind the chair, held it in position.