She is unresponsive and even impatient of caresses from any one except her mother.
Agrippina's angry remonstrances served only to irritate Nero, and caresses equally failed.
As Guizot has excellently said, "Sa jalousie fut celle d'un enfant qui veut qu'un sourire le rassure contre les caresses que recoit son frere."
At the end of eighteen months his master returned, and, the moment his voice was heard, the wolf recognized him and lavished on him the most affectionate caresses.
Trapped in his Dungeon of Love, prisoners are swamped by sickly sweet caresses.