Whatever was spoken of he would bring round to the superstitiousness of old maids, or the petting and spoiling of children.
They surrounded him, offering him whatever food they had and petting him.
He sat, petting her, thinking how unreal this all seemed, but at the same time celebrated that they had overcome their most daunting hardship.
She felt like petting the healer to calm him as she might Toby.s cat but suspected it wouldn.t be welcome.
Their kissing grew frantic, their petting setting them both afire.
Within seconds, their petting grew frantic, and she shimmied out of her dress before pushing off his shirt.
Her concentration was on the clothes, and he tried not to smile as she spent a minute petting a sweater.
It met her at the gate and she couldn't resist petting it.
Their petting grew more frenzied, more instinctive, and far from the languid, sensuous control he had intended to use with her.