Yes, indeed, I've noticed that when a man hauls on a kid glove like he was dragging a cat out of an ash hole by the tail, he understands putting on kid gloves; he's had ex--"
I paid the bill, and as I passed out with a fascinating bow I thought I detected a light in the woman's eye that was gently ironical; and when I looked back from the street, and she was laughing all to herself about something or other, I said to myself with withering sarcasm, "Oh, certainly; you know how to put on kid gloves, don't you?
Some gentlemen don't know how to put on kid gloves at all, but some do.
But it is always easy to tell when a gentleman is used to putting on kid gloves.
But he was receiving the blows on his gloves
and shoulders, rocking back and forth to the force of them like a tree in a storm, while the house cheered its delight.
I was trying to get something for Meg, who is very tired, and someone shook me, and here I am in a nice state," answered Jo, glancing dismally from the stained skirt to the coffee-colored glove.
I don't believe fine young ladies enjoy themselves a bit more than we do, in spite of our burned hair, old gowns, one glove apiece and tight slippers that sprain our ankles when we are silly enough to wear them," And I think Jo was quite right.
I shall have a new ribbon for my hair, and Marmee will lend me her little pearl pin, and my new slippers are lovely, and my gloves will do, though they aren't as nice as I'd like.
You must have gloves, or I won't go," cried Meg decidedly.
He will he doth, most Reverend Father,'' said Malvoisin, slipping the glove
under his own mantle.
Then, she put on her gloves
again, and we drew round the fire, and Wemmick said, "Now Aged Parent, tip us the paper.
Fanny also lent her a pair of three-button gloves, which completed her content, and when Tom greeted her with an approving, "Here 's a sight for gods and men
But it was not, and Polly's fun cost more than the price of gloves and bonnet, for, having nibbled at forbidden fruit, she had to pay the penalty.
As she said this she looked down at her hands, and was surprised to see that she had put on one of the Rabbit's little white kid gloves
while she was talking.
Should I imprison in my hand that little hand with the dangling, scented gloves
which had just tapped my lips?