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Top 100 Sayings About The Tongue

#1. I sandpapered the roof of my mouth with 3 bowls of Cap'n Crunch - had raw gobbets of mouth-beef dangling onto my tongue all day - Author: Douglas Coupland
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#2. But all this was nothing compared to the face which I regret to say vaguely resembled my own, less the refinement of course, same little abortive moustache, same little ferrety eyes, same paraphimosis of the nose, and a thin red mouth that looked as if it was raw from trying to shit its tongue. - Author: Samuel Beckett
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#3. But learn this custom from the flower: silence your tongue. - Author: Rumi
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#4. That happens sometimes, right? It's
on the tip of your tongue, but you just can't think of it. - Author: Haruki Murakami
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#5. She'd never really touched their faces before, but that didn't mean anything. She touched other parts of them all the time. Or at least, they touched things on her and she tried to pretend it wasn't happening in case she accidentally slipped and fell tongue first into their mouths. - Author: Charlotte Stein
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#6. I act as the tongue of you,
... tied in your mouth ... in mine it begins to be loosened. - Author: Walt Whitman
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#7. Stretch out your tongue and let the words drip on the world like savage shooting muses, never, never to be forgotten, if once fallen on earth, they stand in glittery defloration. - Author: Laura Gentile
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#8. Put a bridle on thy tongue; set a guard before thy lips, lest the words of thine own mouth destroy thy peace ... on much speaking cometh repentance, but in silence is safety. - Author: William Drummond
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#9. My tongue remembers your wounded flavor.
The vein in my neck
adores you. A sword
stands up between my hips,
my hidden fleece sends forth its scent of human oil. - Author: Li-Young Lee
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#10. Melancholy persons are foreigners in their mother tongue. The dead language they speak foreshadows their suicide. - Author: David Kyuman Kim
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#11. She was quick of mind and swift of tongue, always ready to answer a set down with the kind of witty rebuke most of us can think of only long after the moment of insult has passed. - Author: Geraldine Brooks
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#12. I Anoint my tongue by fire. Every evil head rising up against me, I strike you down, in the name of Jesus, somersault from your body. - Author: Ademola Adejumo
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#13. I am an entrepreneur in the classic mold. No matter what I do - outside of sticking my tongue out - I tend to make money, and quite a bit in non-KISS stuff. - Author: Gene Simmons
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#14. A voice cannot carry the tongue and the lips that gave it wings. Alone must it seek the ether.
And alone and without his nest shall the eagle fly across the sun. - Author: Kahlil Gibran
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#15. Wilt thou be daunted at a woman's sight? Aye, beauty's princely majesty is such, Confounds the tongue and makes the senses rough. - Author: William Shakespeare
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#16. Slander-mongers and those who listen to slander, if I had my way, would all be strung up, the talkers by the tongue, the listeners by the ears. - Author: Plautus
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#17. His smile became downright wicked. I can make you beg for the mere whisper of my breath on your skin. I can do things with my tongue that will make you scream with the exquisite intensity of it. And I can make you come so hard, for so long, that you'll pass out from pleasure. - Author: Larissa Ione
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#18. May it please your Majesty I have neither eyes to see nor tongue to speak in this place but as the House is pleased to direct me whose servant I am here. - Author: William Lenthall
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#19. Wicked little tongue the witch has, how I would like to bite it out of her mouth" Blood Magic Book 1 of The Draven Witch Series - Author: Zoey Sweete
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#20. Kayso, Foo finally came home and I jumped into his arms and sort of rode him to the ground with a massive tongue kiss so deep that I could taste the burned cinnamon toast of his soul, but then I slapped him, so he didn't think I was a slut. (Shut up, he had wood.)
Being the Journal of Abby Normal - Author: Christopher Moore
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#21. I do what he says and I close my eyes and open my mouth and the next thing I know he's got his twenty-eight-year-old tongue in my thirteen-year-old mouth and all I can think is that I don't think the hero is supposed to be doing this. - Author: Andrea Portes
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#22. never saw our friends or family. We were forced to marry." "That didn't turn out so bad," she said. Bob held his tongue as he drove through the heart of the curve. - Author: Blake Crouch
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#23. You can't hurt me the way you think you can. But even if you could? I would rather die with the taste of you on my tongue than live and never touch you again. I'm in love with you, Mara. I love you. No matter what you do. - Author: Michelle Hodkin
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#24. In a world of bands called Limp Bizkit and Hoobastank, Electric Sheep rolls off the tongue like a Shakespearean love sonnet. Leave me alone. - Author: Tom Morello
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#25. Oh, the positive power of an instructed tongue! How many weary people do we encounter day after day who could use a sustaining word? - Author: Beth Moore
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#26. When you [lose someone], it feels like the hole in your gum when a tooth falls out. You can chew, you can eat, you have plenty of other teeth, but your tongue keeps going back to that empty place, where all nerves are still a little raw - Author: Jodi Picoult
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#27. It's not like changing one word with my lyrics is going to make them more intelligible or relatable. I was always very misunderstood and taken as very pretentious and serious all the time. I would think, "Do you not see there's a lot of tongue-in-cheek and humor here?". - Author: Paul Banks
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#28. I would have saved them. But the lie tastes rotten on my tongue. Would anything have held William from me? Would anything have held my mother back. Anything? All bonds can be slipped, all thorns torn free. It's simply a matter of pain, and of what you're prepared to lose. - Author: Mark Lawrence
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#29. (Hungarian ... ) the only tongue the devil respects - Author: Chico Buarque
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#30. We have employments assigned to us for every circumstance in life. When we are alone, we have our thoughts to watch; in the family, our tempers; and in company, our tongues. - Author: Hannah More
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#31. But I do, little one. Your kisses last night told me everything, I needed to know. In every way that matters, no man has peeled back the many layers that make up the flower that is you, Laura, and dipped his tongue into the centre of you mouth, as I did last night. - Author: Suzi Love
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#32. God knew she was a troublesome wench, with a tongue that could strip the barnacles off a ship's hull. - Author: Sabrina Jeffries
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#33. The hearing ear is always found close to the speaking tongue. - Author: Ralph Waldo Emerson
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#34. A curse on every wish that blurs the sight, paralyzes the tongue, cramps the hand, and prevents the truth being seen, said, and written. - Author: Theodor Haecker
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#35. You want to paint? First of all you must cut off your tongue because your decision takes away from you the right to express yourself with anything but your brush. - Author: Henri Matisse
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#36. The tongue of man is a twisty thing, there are plenty of words there of every kind. - Author: Homer
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#37. Less pains in the world a man cannot take than to bold his tongue. - Author: Walter Raleigh
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#38. People are complex, and I think it's a huge element of what I do, because you have to balance out the fact that you talk about quite serious things with a sense of irony and tongue-in-cheek humor. That's my personality as well. - Author: Marina And The Diamonds
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#39. His bite will be cruel, but his tongue cunning,
His breath seductive, but his grip deadly.
The Dragon knows only hunger, never sated,
Only thirst, never quenched.
- Song of Venda - Author: Mary E. Pearson
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#40. The better part of friendship might be holding one's tongue over the prospect of self-made wreckage. - Author: Barbara Kingsolver
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#41. As the tongue returns to a space left by a missing tooth. - Author: George R R Martin
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#42. Ambition drove many men to become false; to have one thought locked in the breast, another ready on the tongue. - Author: Sallust
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#43. The tongue has the power of life and death.1 - Author: Gary Chapman
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#44. Claire didn't understand the appeal of being drugged. She had thought the purpose was to make you numb, but if anything, she was feeling everything much too intensely. She couldn't shut down her brain. She felt shaky. Her tongue was too thick for her mouth. Maybe she was doing it wrong. - Author: Karin Slaughter
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#45. The speed of her tongue is not correctly calculated; the speed per second of her toungue should be slightly less than the speed per second of her thoughts -at any rate not the reverse. - Author: Yevgeny Zamyatin
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#46. I shall be as brave as a my Toad, he thought, for my Toad never hides under the bed when she is afraid of lightning or bats. She sticks out her tongue and eats them. - Author: Catherynne M Valente
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#47. With a soft gasp from Aaron, the soundtrack started up in Joey's brain again. Goldfrapp's "Ooh La La" was perfect for blow jobs. If he sang along, his tongue did interesting things. - Author: K.A. Mitchell
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#48. The tongue is not steele, yet it cuts.
[The tongue is not steel yet it cuts.] - Author: George Herbert
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#49. The wise hand does not all the tongue dictates. - Author: Miguel De Cervantes
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#50. You've got the words to change a nation
but you're biting your tongue - Author: Emeli Sande
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#51. I've said a lot of stuff in the past, but not with any intentions to hurt anybody. It's all a bit tongue-in-cheek. - Author: Tyson Fury
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#52. I heard the tongues of angels and the tongues of men and it all sounded no different to me. - Author: Bob Dylan
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#53. It takes at least ten years for a child to learn to coordinate lips, tongue, mouth, and breath with the exacting fine motor control that adults use when they talk. - Author: Christine Kenneally
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#54. What's this?" Amarantha said, her voice lilting despite the adder's smile she gave me ...
"Just a human thing I found downstairs," the Attor hissed, and a forked tongue darted out between his razor-sharp teeth. - Author: Sarah J. Maas
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#55. But what courage can withstand the ever-during and all-besetting terrors of a woman's tongue? - Author: Washington Irving
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#56. Surely human affairs would be far happier if the power in men to be silent were the same as that to speak. But experience more than sufficiently teaches that men govern nothing with more difficulty than their tongues, and can moderate their desires more easily than their words. - Author: Baruch Spinoza
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#57. Over the tea-cups and in the square the tongue has its desire; Still waters run deep, my dear, there's never smoke without fire. - Author: W. H. Auden
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#58. Letters to absence can a voice impart, And lend a tongue when distance gags the heart. - Author: Horace Walpole
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#59. He never labored so hard to learn a language as he did to hold his tongue, and it affected him for life. The habit of reticence - of talking without meaning - is never effaced. - Author: Henry Adams
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#60. Ransom?" She struggled to sit up. "What are you do - ?"
He laid his tongue to her core.
"Oh." She flopped back against the bed. "Oh."
God, she was sweet. Sweet and pink and musky and Izzy. - Author: Tessa Dare
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#61. They are fools who kiss and tell'
Wisely has the poet sung.
Man may hold all sorts of posts
If he'll only hold his tongue. - Author: Rudyard Kipling
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#62. Our language needs endless synonyms for beautiful; the eyes could see what the tongue cannot possibly describe. - Author: Anne Rice
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#63. Creativity is the work of your hands or the work of your tongue so you have to be careful what you say because it would cost you big time. - Author: Euginia Herlihy
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#64. Tears are the noble language of eyes, and when true love of words is destitute. The eye by tears speak, while the tongue is mute. - Author: Robert Herrick
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#65. Articulation is the tongue-tied's fighting. - Author: Tony Harrison
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#66. I am staring into the hissing face of a cobra. A surprisingly pink tongue slithers in and out of a cruel mouth while an Indian man whose eyes are the blue of blindless inclines his head towards my mother and explains in Hindi that cobras make very good eating. - Author: Libba Bray
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#67. Sure. Waffles are fine. How come you didn't ask me what I wanted?" "I'm asking you now." "They're fine," Janine said again. Sighing, she turned back to the computer. I stuck my tongue out at her and ran downstairs. "Waffles are fine!" I told Mimi. - Author: Ann M. Martin
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#68. The swifter hand doth the swift words outrun: Before the tongue hath spoke the hand hath done. - Author: Martial
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#69. No matter how long you live, no matter how mature or philosophical you may grow to be, almost all sudden enlightenment will feel precisely this way, like a boot in the stomach, like acid on your tongue, and the sooner you accept this the better off you'll be. - Author: Ron Currie Jr.
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#70. Every recreant who proved his timidity in the hour of danger, was afterwards boldest in words and tongue. - Author: Tacitus
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#71. Adam's hands wrapped around her waist, his fingers splayed across her lower back, pulling her against him and eliminating the space between them. His kiss deepened as his tongue moved against hers. - Author: Andrea Johnson Beck
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#72. A deceitful tongue will always be good at twisting the truth. - Author: Dennis Adonis
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#73. This is not to say that I wasn't completely repulsed. I mean, I wasn't exactly proud that my stepbrother
was in there tongue wrestling with the second stupidest person in our class, after himself. - Author: Meg Cabot
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#74. She sipped, unprepared for the explosion of flavors on her tongue. She looked at Ronin and her eyes narrowed. Hey. The man wore that same expression of ecstasy during an orgasm. - Author: Lorelei James
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#75. Kissing with the tip of the tongue is like ice-cream melting. It was he who taught me that a kiss has a soul and colour of its own. - Author: Zhou Weihui
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#76. Words cannot only be made ... But made to have a meaning, free the tongue and continue your speech. - Author: Michael Bassey Johnson
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#77. Kenzie approached sheepishly, one half of the broken rattan in her hand. "Sorry," she said, holding up the ruined weapon with a helpless gesture. "It ... uh ... died a noble death. I can only hope it gave that thing a wicked tongue splinter. - Author: Julie Kagawa
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#78. Should the fragrance of Thy praise be shed abroad by any of the divers tongues of the world, out of the East or out of the West, it would, verily, be prized and greatly cherished. - Author: Baha'u'llah
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#79. I just smile. And they - my opponents don't like it when I smile at them. They think I'm playing or something. But - like I smile throughout the whole fight. Sometimes I'll be throwing combinations and I just smile and stick my tongue out at them. - Author: Rau'Shee Warren
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#80. Yet is it not the heart but the members of play that elevate us above the beasts: the fingers with which we touch the clavichord or the flute, the tongue with which we jest and lie and seduce. Lacking members of play, what is there left for beasts to do when they are bored but sleep? - Author: J.M. Coetzee
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#81. Maybe it was possible to relinquish control. He could do this, with Bengt he could. Give himself up and fly. He closed his eyes, let himself be pulled in by the touch. Bengt's arms. Bengt's hands on his thighs, arms, chest. Lips and tongue on neck and shoulders, the need for more. 'Don't stop. - Author: G.B. Gordon
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#82. He did not drink or do drugs or smoke cigarettes or wear black eyeliner or stay out late or get bad grades or pierce his tongue or have the words "KATHERINE LUVA 4 LIFE" tattoed across his back. - Author: John Green
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#83. must have looked forsaken standing there because she clucked her tongue against the roof of her mouth and said, "Poor Miss Sarah." I did so despise the attachment of Poor to my name. Binah had been muttering Poor Miss Sarah like an incantation since I was four. - Author: Sue Monk Kidd
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#84. The tongue of the adder, visible only briefly, is a small matter. - Author: L.E. Modesitt Jr.
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#85. I am the only being whose doom no tongue would ask, no eye would mourn. - Author: Charlotte Bronte
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#86. When are you gunna forget that? It was ages ago.'
Only last year, actually. Reggie was convinced he had cancer because he had a black pot on his tongue - he switched to tea bags after the doctor told him it was a tea leaf. - Author: Bill Condon
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#87. An Oxe is taken by the horns, and a Man by the tongue. - Author: George Herbert
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#88. People of the middle sort like us, thinking people that is, are always tongue-tied and awkward. What is the reason of it? Whether it is the lack of public interest, or whether it is we are so honest we don't want to deceive one another. - Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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#89. I try not to notice the exploded eyeballs or the ruptured tongue bursting through the blackened lips. This job is quite gross enough as it is without adding my own dry heaves to the mess. - Author: Charles Stross
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#90. She continue kissing me with that ferocity, so much so that her lips lightly scraped my teeth. It was only a few drops, but as the sweet metallic taste of her blood touched my tongue, a blinding ecstasy flooded my body. - Author: Richelle Mead
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#91. Nick came right up into Becca's space and, without a word, buried his hands in her hair and his tongue in her mouth. It was the kind of kiss that could change a woman's life. - Author: Laura Kaye
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#92. You sure you can handle big woman chat, pickney? You sure you ready for that journey? You think good before you answer. Because some people about to forget that me be the head bloodcloth nigger in here. Now, go peel two potato and don't draw me tongue out in this place. - Author: Marlon James
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#93. He touches my bottom lip, leaving behind a smear of fruity glaze. He watches as I suck away the bittersweet residue, then he licks the rest of the glaze from his fingertip. At the appearance of his tongue, heat blossoms in my face.
He smirks. "Look at that. I revived the color in your cheeks." - Author: A.G. Howard
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#94. Their bodies had met in perfumes, in sweat, frantic to get under that thin film with a tongue or a tooth, as if they each could grip character there and during love pull it right off the body of the other. - Author: Michael Ondaatje
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#95. Do you taste that?" I ask, pressing the pads of my fingertips onto her tongue. "That's the taste of the pussy I'm about to fuck. - Author: Sierra Simone
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#96. Once I dreamed I kept a perfect little bed and breakfast by the seaside, and to everyone who came to stay with me I would say, in that tongue, 'Be whole,' and they would become whole, not be broken people, not any longer, because I had spoken the language of shaping. - Author: Neil Gaiman
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#97. The Welsh have everywhere adopted the Cymric tongue; they hug themselves in the belief that they are pure descendants of the ancient Britons, but in fact, they are rather Silurians than Celts. - Author: Sabine Baring-Gould
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#98. It's okay to be proud of your good English. But don't be proud of being poor at your Mother tongue. Only the scum of the earth do that. - Author: Manasa Rao
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#99. the safest place to keep your secrets is to keep them in your mind with a locked tongue - Author: Ernest Agyemang Yeboah
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#100. Kissing just like she laughs: honest, heartfelt and heartful, she pulls me down as I lift her up , and the hum she gives when my tongue finds hers makes every one of my nerves fire. - Author: Sarah Elizabeth
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