A hearty handshake or a friendly letter gives me genuine pleasure.
Those are red-letter days in our lives when we meet people who thrill us like a fine poem, people whose handshake is brimful of unspoken sympathy, and whose sweet, rich natures impart to our eager, impatient spirits a wonderful restfulness which, in its essence, is divine.
Rob boldly looked her up and down, his handshake firm and lingering.
Fred returned part way through the recital, and after a greeting and a handshake, retired to the back room with Kathleen the jailer to fill out paper work for his release.
No handshake for Julie; she gave each of us a robust hug.