cling round

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  • With what joy they felt their feet clinging round the branch! Cited from The Nest in the Honeysuckles, and other Stories, by Various
  • There was no reply, and once more the terrible silence seemed to cling round me. Cited from Patience Wins, by George Manville Fenn
  • My aunt says she clings round her neck and her mother's and asks them for help. Cited from Without Dogma, by Henryk Sienkiewicz
  • Her little fingers were suffered to cling round the tightly-closed hand. Cited from John Halifax, Gentleman, by Mrs. Craik:Dinah Maria
  • The water will cling round your feet and babble its secret. Cited from The Gardener, by Rabindranath Tagore
  • My hair was blowing loosely about my face; my dress seemed to cling round my feet. Cited from Esther, by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  • And at the child's arm, clinging round its neck. Cited from The Chimes, by Charles Dickens
  • My blue cloak will cling round me like night. Cited from The Gardener, by Rabindranath Tagore
  • I am not going to hoard you, and cling round you. Cited from Watersprings, by Arthur Christopher Benson
  • She turned in that direction, her wet skirts clinging round her. Cited from The Odds, by Ethel M. Dell
  • Fly from this scene where crime and its delusions still cling round your brain and your self-deceiving heart. Cited from It Is Never Too Late to Mend, by Charles Reade
  • Eeny was clinging round her as usual, and Grace stopped to speak to her on her way across the hall. Cited from Kate Danton, or, Captain Danton's Daughters, by May Agnes Fleming
  • All your traditions, all your love and loyalty cling round this thing which it seems to you you can't have touched. Cited from The Visioning, by Susan Glaspell
  • The children, who had learned that their father was preparing to leave them, were crying and clinging round his knees. Cited from Life in the Backwoods, by Susanna Moodie
  • He died just so, clinging round my neck; and from many of my fellow-men and women have I parted with less pain. Cited from Paul Kelver by Jerome K. Jerome
  • The CHILDREN run, and cling round their Parents. Cited from The Stranger, by August von Kotzebue
  • Kit rushes in and finds his mother clinging round his neck. Cited from Ten Boys from Dickens, by Kate Dickinson Sweetser
  • By so long as her name shall be spoken, so long will the wrong you have done her cling round it, to make it meet for reproach. Cited from Wisdom, Wit, and Pathos of Ouida, by Ouida
  • Kit rushes in, and finds his mother clinging round his neck. Cited from The Old Curiosity Shop, by Charles Dickens
  • She was my child when she used to cling round my neck, while I made the sausages, calling me her dear old pig. Cited from Paul Kelver by Jerome K. Jerome
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