cling tightly

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  • His eyes closed, and with his hand clinging tightly to mine, he slept. Cited from Revelations of a Wife, The Story of a Honeymoon, by Adele Garrison
  • She broke off for a moment, avoiding his eyes, but clinging tightly to his hand. Cited from The Swindler and Other Stories, by Ethel M. Dell
  • And when I started, her fingers had been clinging tightly together. Cited from The Range Dwellers, by B. M. Bower
  • Saying which, I advanced along the deck, clinging tightly with both hands. Cited from Great Sea Stories, by Various
  • People who have few possessions cling tightly to those they have. Cited from Triumph of the Egg, by Sherwood Anderson
  • Grace was clinging tightly to her father, and her little face was pale and wore a look of fright. Cited from Elsie at Nantucket, by Martha Finley
  • Grace, clinging tightly to her father's hand, took one timid peep, then drew back in terror. Cited from Elsie at Nantucket, by Martha Finley
  • About the great neck crept two arms, clinging tightly. Cited from Where the Trail Divides, by Will Lillibridge
  • The girl was clinging tightly to Billy's left arm. Cited from The Mucker, by Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • He saw, in imagination, the serpent clinging tightly with its body and striking him with its fangs over and over again. Cited from Yussuf the Guide, by George Manville Fenn
  • Among them were young apes and several little ones clinging tightly to their mothers' shaggy shoulders. Cited from Tarzan the Untamed, Edgar R. Burroughs
  • The coat is smooth and clings tightly to the body giving the dog a streamlined appearance.
  • Clinging tightly with his legs to retain the slight elevation he had acquired, he moved his hands farther along the pole, and then drew himself higher up. Cited from The Iron Rule, by T.S. Arthur
  • "No, no!" protested the little one, clinging tightly to me. Cited from Dr. Dumany's Wife, by Mor Jokai
  • Obviously the German Physical Society is still very backward and still clings tightly to their dear Jews.
  • I have to cling tightly to the brass rod in front of the windows. Cited from Dr. Dumany's Wife, by Mor Jokai
  • I soon found a whitish elongated body clinging tightly to the cloth. Cited from Combed Out, by Fritz August Voigt [AKA: F.A.V.]
  • Only a few yards away, he saw Roy still clinging tightly to the survivor of the dinghy's crew. Cited from On Land And Sea At The Dardanelles, by Thomas Charles Bridges
  • She crouched in her seat, her hands clinging tightly to the box, her head turned as though expecting their pursuer to overtake them any moment. Cited from Red-Robin, by Jane Abbott
  • Clinging tightly to the rope, he gazed quickly about. Cited from The Boy Allies in Great Peril, by Clair W. Hayes
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