I know, I know, I'm a little late with this one. But pity me - I spent nearly all day yesterday in meetings and on conference calls. No fun at all.
This snippet is from my current book, Legerdemain by James J. Heaphey:
"Her eyes swept over my body, giving the impression that it was the first time she'd been made aware that there was anyone in the room other than herself. She held out her hand and said softly, 'Enchante, monsieur.'"