To have the five-finger exercises of his irresistibility played on one.
The five-finger (Asterias rubens, L.) is a very numerous species on our coast and very destructive.
It ran up and down about six octaves, to the tune of a five-finger exercise.
"The only fortune we shall ever have will come from five-finger land," laughed Hal good-naturedly.
With it I can play the most difficult work ever written as easily as I can a five-finger exercise.
five-finger, or Rink, Rapids is caused by a contraction of the river from its usual width to one of a hundred and fifty yards.
My best is like a five-finger exercise compared with the foolishest thing she ripples off.
She tried again, however, and this time succeeded in running a five-finger exercise once up and once down.
But because time dragged, Georgina went to her scales and five-finger exercises as usual.
In the case of the pianist, the sound of the five-finger exercise dies on the air, and there is luckily an end of it.