Usage examples for knee

  1. For the brown head had gone down on his knee and the shoulders were shaking. – A Little Bush Maid by Mary Grant Bruce
  2. Norah sat down and took him on her knee. – Captain Jim by Mary Grant Bruce
  3. Richard sat beside her, and his knee touched hers, by chance. – Bertha Garlan by Arthur Schnitzler
  4. And every man bent his knee to Robin Hood ere taking his place before the board, which was already set. – Robin Hood by J. Walker McSpadden
  5. He sat down and began to play with a paper- cutter on his knee. – The Dark Tower by Phyllis Bottome
  6. " Come here and I'll dry them," said his mother, taking him on her knee. – A Missionary Twig by Emma L. Burnett
  7. Rhoda's memory held after no record of what her body did then, till she had Christian's head on her knee. – The Unknown Sea by Clemence Housman
  8. " I want to love it too," said Marty, pressing her face against the open Bible on her mother's knee. – A Missionary Twig by Emma L. Burnett
  9. " Many a time has she sat upon my knee. – An Artist in Crime by Rodrigues Ottolengui
  10. Your leg is broken below the knee. – Shelled by an Unseen Foe by James Fiske
  11. Pulling up one of the chairs I sat down, drawing her on to my knee. – A Rogue by Compulsion by Victor Bridges
  12. The girl looked at him in open- eyed astonishment, still with her hand on her husband's knee. – Lord of the World by Robert Hugh Benson
  13. She slipped from his knee to hers. – Moor Fires by E. H. (Emily Hilda) Young
  14. " Yes, but you see, darling," said Betty, " if I don't die soon, I shall be too old to sit on Jesus' knee." – The Professional Aunt by Mary C.E. Wemyss
  15. The little boy, however, touched him upon the knee, and asked him what Brother Rabbit did when he found his foot was gone. – Nights With Uncle Remus by Joel Chandler Harris
  16. As he spoke he pulled her down on his knee. – The Iron Woman by Margaret Deland
  17. He comes to me again, puts his arms on my knee and looks with his green eyes firmly into mine: " Father, do you do all that the Ten Commandments say?" – My Little Boy by Carl Ewald Commentator: Alexander Woollcott
  18. " Except what belongs to her grandpa and guardian," said Mr. Dinsmore, taking Vi's arm and gently drawing her to a seat upon his knee. – Grandmother Elsie by Martha Finley
  19. " Let him lie on my knee now," said she. – The Settlers at Home by Harriet Martineau
  20. She went down on one knee and tenderly raised the fainting woman's head till it rested upon her shoulder. – Blind Policy by George Manville Fenn