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She smoothed the skirt, sat down, then stood up and went back to the windows.
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She was wearing a brown cotton dress, cut across the hips in a way that was supposed to make her look slimmer, a yoke set into the skirt and flaring pleats below.
She wore a court-length gown of organdy designed with bateau neckline and princesse skirt accented by lace appliques.
She wore a gown of satin designed along princesse lines and featuring a flared skirt and lace jacket with bateau neckline.
She stops the next car, driven by Danker ( Alan Hale ), dead in its tracks by lifting up her skirt and showing off a shapely leg.
She also initially balked at pulling up her skirt to entice a passing driver to provide a ride, complaining that it was unladylike.
She is typically depicted wearing a horned head-dress and tiered skirt, often with bow cases at her shoulders, and not infrequently carries a mace or baton surmounted by an omega motif or a derivation, sometimes accompanied by a lion cub on a leash.
She advises them to equally target the romantically indifferent, homosexuals, and skirt chasers who boast of the number of women they have used and discarded.
She is represented as a woman wearing a skirt of writhing snakes and a necklace made of human hearts, hands, and skulls.
She wears a red shirt with short sleeves, white gloves, black skirt with a red line on the bottom and black high heels.
She is dressed in her trademark school uniform, which is a white middy blouse with a sailor collar, red scarf, blue skirt, knee-high white socks, and black shoes.
She is designed as an attractive young woman with a voluptuous figure revealed by a short skirt and a low-cut, cleavage-revealing blouse.
She then strips off her skirt, revealing her famous legs, and proceeds to perform a " boogie-woogie "- style specialty number very similar to the one she performed in Thousands Cheer seven years earlier.
" And then when Mixcoatl went to ... Huitznahuac, the woman Chimalman came out to confront him ... She stood naked, without skirt or shift.
She and sat
She sat down on the nearest, fallen with age and gray with sea-damp, her fingers tracing the indecipherable carved letters padded with green moss.
She sat down and played two slots at once, looking grim, as if bested by mechanical devices, and Owen felt sorry for the lay-sisters depending on her support.
She also sketched President Teddy Roosevelt during her White House visits in 1902, during which " He sat for two hours, talking most of the time, reciting Kipling, and reading scraps of Browning.
She paid her fare and sat in an empty seat in the first row of back seats reserved for blacks in the " colored " section.
She sat on a plain wooden throne with a white woolen cushion and did not trouble to choose an emblem for herself.
She became particularly interested in the ideas of Herbert Marcuse and on her return to Brandeis she sat in on his course.
She wrote in her diary on 15 March 1910 that she couldn't understand the family's regard for Rasputin as " almost a saint " when she viewed him as only a " khlyst " Tyutcheva told Grand Duchess Xenia that the starets visited when Olga and Tatiana were getting ready for bed and sat there talking with them and " caressing " them.
She sat in the section where, if a white person was standing, the blacks would have to get up and move to the back.
She sat on the House Armed Services Committee, and was involved in government oversight, passing several procurement reforms.
She then sat drinking cocktails and playing a foxtrot record, " Hula Lou ," over and over for about four hours as she sat watching Kalstedt die.
") This comedy had an immense influence, as regards manipulation of dialogue, upon all subsequent English comedies of repartee, and he who wants to trace the ancestry of Tony Lumpkin and Mrs Hardcastle ( in She Stoops to Conquer by Oliver Goldsmith ) has only to turn to Jerry Blackacre and his mother, while Manly ( for whom Wycherley's early patron, the Duke of Montausier, sat ), though he is perhaps overdone, has dominated this kind of stage character ever since.
She finally sat down in the grotto to take her shoes off in order to cross the water and was lowering her first stocking when she heard the sound of rushing wind, but nothing moved.
She was politically active in her White House years as her husband's closest adviser and sat in on Cabinet and policy meetings.
She later made a big-budget video for the song " Set It Off ", in which she sat in a locker room as her pubic and armpit hair grew to Rapunzel length.
She was chained in a storeroom for six months, until, as she describes, Jesus sat down at her bedside, and asked her, " Daughter, why hast thou forsaken Me, and I forsook never thee?
She reported that Holliday came back to his room, sat on the bed, wept and said, " that was awful — awful ".