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Handshake, admiring stare, "Glad to see ye"--courteous nod, smily "Most happy
A few tried to rise to the emergency, and got out an awkward "My lord," or "Your lordship," or something of that sort, but the great majority were overwhelmed by the unaccustomed word and its dim and awful associations with gilded courts and stately ceremony and anointed kingship, so they only fumbled through the handshake and passed on, speechless.
And with these words, uttered in the tone she liked, Laurie left her, after a handshake almost painful in its heartiness.
His handshake was firm and strong, but he looked at me boldly with his black eyes--too boldly, I thought.
Whether it was the heartiness of the other's handshake or the unusual cheeriness of his voice, he could not say; but something gave him the impression that a curious change had come over the Braces King.
He rose in his dignified simplicity and gave me a warm handshake, rather solemnly, I thought.
On these words, pronounced low and sounding mysterious in the half obscurity of the ante-room, we parted with an expressive and warm handshake.
Handshakes come both at the critical first moment and at the close of patient interactions.
The US president has been known for his lengthy, intense handshakes with world leaders.
The first EU handshakes were entered into on 7 December 2016 and included the Swedish Trade Union Confederation, the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise, the Swedish Confederation of Professional Associations, the Swedish Association of Local Authorities and Regions, the Confederation of Swedish Enterprise, the Swedish Agency for Government Employers, the European Parliament Information Office in Sweden and the Representation of the European Commission in Sweden.
PAUL Hollywood has defended his right to congratulate Bake Off contestants after viewers complained he dished out his coveted handshakes "like an over-eager salesman".
PAUL Hollywood has defended his right to congratulate Bake Off contestants after viewers complained that he was dishing out his coveted handshakes "like an overeager salesman".