For now, the practical application of goose bumps
as a promoter of hair growth is seen in animals.
I remember playing a show I secretly loathed, The Phantom of the Opera, and every time we came to those darn particular spots, bing, there went the goose bumps
"I get goose bumps
every time I think about stepping out at Old Trafford again, as does walking out on the pitch.
"So they say." I saw the look in Momma's eyes, the distant, watching-nothing, seeing-everything look that raises goose bumps
on my flesh.
After cranking up the first phonograph in 1877, the great inventor must have had goose bumps
as he envisioned soul-enriching music wafting through the nation's parlors and salons.
Crain, my Sunday School teacher, talked about getting "Jesus bumps" instead of goose bumps
. And during the "praise and petitions" part of the worship service that preceded prayers, it was not unusual for someone to offer thanks to Jesus for the recovery of a purse left in a dressing room at J.C.
"In Late Fall" is one brief example: "I get goose bumps
/ when I see that woman's wide goose down hips; / if she comes any / closer, I /just might sprout wings / and fly south with her / for the winter." Too often, the poet does not resist the pull of cliched phrases--as with "naked as a jaybird" in the poem "Looking at Your Body" or "coming up roses" in the poem "The Glue that Held Everything Together." As the poet states in "Poetry," "No shrinking violet here-- / thank you, / or politely served / gin and tonics on a silver tray; / it should be 100 proof-- / straight, no chaser.
On this occasion the resonance of sound under the beautiful dome was perfect, the initial exultant chorus creating goose bumps
and a frisson of wonder.
As sweat accumulates, the rapid evaporation in the cool air causes "goose bumps
" or piloerection.
When I'm mold I always get bumps on my arm that I call goose bumps
. Why do I get goose bumps
when I am cold?
If you check out the school's Web site (www.ed.uri.edu/CP/cp2.html), prepare for goose bumps
. And a glimpse at what real education reform might look like.
But what about goose bumps
, made famous by Goosebumps author R.