Chapter Two, "Glands, Gooseflesh
, and Hormones," reviews the hormones and brain systems involved in the stress-response: which ones are activated during stress and which ones are inhibited.
And that feeling I had, that gooseflesh
sense of identity that I felt at seeing Nelson Mandela, listening to Mahalia Jackson sing, watching Muhammad Ali fight, or hearing Martin Luther King speak, is part of what I mean by being colored.
A reader knew a line was true poetry if it caused them to catch their breath, raised gooseflesh
, or caused hair to stiffen.
Called the "Voice of Gospel Music," Sandi Patti's set of pipes can touch off an epidemic of gooseflesh
Still, White, a longtime special-effects maven, demonstrates a reasonable grasp of how to use silence and stillness to build tension and atmosphere, and every so often he strikes an effective note of dread--sometimes even in broad daylight, where a simple bike ride through an empty tunnel can raise a surprising amount of gooseflesh
Roger," she said, looking at him, aware that her arms, her legs, and her stomach were stippled with gooseflesh
Feeling the breeze on his skin, he paused to take off his trousers and then ran naked, the wind raising gooseflesh
as he ran.
Our skin chilled a little, turning to gooseflesh
a little, swept By an
Apart from the relaxing treatment, the ambience of a good spa gives me gooseflesh
Anyone who can create music that puts that amount of chills on a human being"--the fingers of her right hand vividly conjure gooseflesh
on her opposite arm--"well, that's genius, pure genius.
He ground the cigarette under the sole of his shoe; suddenly he was cold, gooseflesh
rising on his tattooed arms.