Anna placed a comforting, motherly hand on her shoulder, making her look up.
And her motherly demeanor makes it easier for other staff members to seek her advice.
She was highly protective of him, in an almost motherly way, although she was only three years older than him.
Mia muttered something to her, and then she looked at me, her green eyes looking at me in a motherly sort of way.
Katrina and Shannon were giggling like little children while Judith acted with motherly affection.
She smiled understandingly, tucking some hair behind my ear in an almost motherly sort of way.
Her own daughters would undoubtedly have laughed at how motherly she sounded.
There are the same anxieties, the same pains and disappointments but those motherly instincts are still there.
Her appearance was motherly , and she had an aura about her that just seemed to welcome Katherine in.
She was a lovely, motherly old lady with a mane of white hair wound into a compact bun.