She dabbed at her eyes with a kerchief.
He dabbed at the blood on his chest.
He dabbed a bloody cuticle as we discussed how to handle the call.
Denton dabbed at his mouth with the cloth and stared sourly at the blood.
He dabbed at his mouth thoughtfully.
She dabbed at her swollen eyes again and Denton shook his head.
He dabbed at his mouth again, his expression still suspicious.