The sign for "cry" is
made by placing one or both index fingers under your eyes.
Bring your fingers down over your cheeks a few times.
Student: I've seen this with an alternating
Dr Bill: Yes. You'll see lots of variations on this one.
For example, using a "4-handshape" on each hand instead of just the "index fingers"
is a way of indicating that you
are crying a lot.
Or start with "S" handshapes and then suddenly move them downward and change
them into "4-handshapes" with the fingers wiggling as you move the hands
downward to indicate you are having a "major bawl."