He tucked an errant curl behind her ear, enjoying the brush of her soft skin.
His first publication, the Tablettes du juif errant, appeared in 1823.
Paris became the centre of a sceptical society, which the decrees of bishops and councils, and the enthusiasm of the orthodox doctors and knights-errant of Catholicism, were powerless to extinguish.
He touched her automatically, stroking the side of her face and tucking errant curls behind her ear.
The zeal of Ignatius (c. 115), who begs the Roman Church to do nothing to avert from him the martyr's death, was natural enough in a spiritual knight-errant, but with others in later days, especially in Phrygia and North Africa, the passion became artificial.