the index finger used to prevent sneezing (aka sternutation
) by placement under the nostrils, above the top lip of the mouth. Most famously seen in Dopey, of the Seven Dwarfs
. Also used by the Jupiter Group at Westerlin in their attempts to reach Jupiter by the year 3000
I was about to sneeze all over "Slightly Off Center
: Selected Works of Otto
," when I remembered the Grieg Finger, and all was saved. I got the nostril thrill!