He saluted the Marines standing guard on the tarmac with his right hand—the hand with the coffee cup in it.
Rather than salute with the coffee cup in his hand, President Obama hands the cup to an aide standing on the steps behind him.
Markets are, in the short run, a random walk, right up there with Brownian motion of molecules in a coffee cup.
This week, President Obama disembarked from Air Force One while holding his jacket in his left hand and a coffee cup in his right.
It is damn hard to transfer a coffee cup from one hand into an encumbered other hand all while walking down the stairs.
Stafford, tall and slim in his evening dress, relieved her of her coffee cup.
He drew his coffee cup toward him and began to stir with energy.
Feeling tense, Len picked up his coffee cup and started toward the kitchen.
"Like as not," Davy nodded, and spoke from the depths of his coffee cup.
With a hasty gesture she lifted her coffee cup to her lips and set it down empty.