The three live above a blind poet (Richard E. Grant), who cries as he caresses the books he could once see.
For a majority of the music video, Gaga rocks a leather-glove bandeau that at points moves and caresses her breasts.
He described opium as “an old and terrible lover and, like all lovers, overflowing with caresses—and betrayals.”
He looked at her somewhat abashed, but soon submitted to her caresses.
To my face she caressed him, and he responded to her caresses.
The sufferings of her mind gave to her words and her caresses a glowing warmth that issued from her soul.
She did not resist, but made not the faintest return to his caresses.
As for Robert, he had nothing to give but caresses, which he freely lavished upon his deliverer and upon Thaouka.
I returned his caresses as he fawned on me, finding me not dead as he supposed.
But Willie saw only the wild eyes of Lenora, who caught him in her arms, overwhelming him with caresses.
1640s, "show of endearment, display of regard," from French caresse (16c.), back-formation from caresser or else from Italian carezza "endearment," from caro "dear," from Latin carus "dear, costly, beloved" (see whore (n.)). Meaning "affectionate stroke" attested in English from 1650s.
1650s, from French caresser, from Italian carezzare "to cherish," from carezza "endearment" (see caress (n.)). Related: Caressed; caressing.