She was quite composed, as she idly stroked the satiny
coat of the cat that lay curled in her lap, and she occasionally sent a slow glance into the shadow where her companion sat.
poppies of all tints danced in the breeze by the score, gaily defying flowers which had lived in the garden for years and which it might be confessed seemed rather to wonder how such new people had got there.
If Josette, when dressing her, chanced to discover a little pimple on the still satiny
shoulders of mademoiselle, it became the subject of endless inquiries as to the various alimentary articles of the preceding week.
Two brides, elaborately dressed in white, with ribbons, laces, and pearls, and crowned with orange-blossoms whose satiny
petals nodded beneath their veils, were surrounded by joyous families, and accompanied by their mothers, to whom they looked up, now and then, with eyes that were content and timid both; the faces of all the rest reflected happiness, and seemed to be invoking blessings on the youthful pairs.
And when I see her coat clean and shining and satiny
, I feel a satisfaction in what I've done.
His skin was fair as a woman's, far more satiny
, and no rudimentary hair-growth marred its white lustre.
As he moved about or raised his arms the great muscles leapt and moved under the satiny