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  • And it may very well be that death is close at hand. Cited from The Substance of a Dream, by F. W. Bain (AKA: Francis William Bain)
  • These they held as the third year closed at the end of July. Cited from America's War for Humanity, by Thomas Herbert Russell
  • There was no doubt that the enemy must be close at hand. Cited from The Delight Makers, by Adolf Bandelier
  • Her mother went up to her, and stood close at her side. Cited from Jane Field, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • These days the line is closed at this point so the station is not in use.
  • They are open at one end and closed at the other.
  • Generally, the object appears far away or extremely close at the same time.
  • They could be closed at the door itself or from the deck above.
  • He was certain he heard one, close at his side too. Cited from Boycotted, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • You have written of something you know about, something close at home, so to say. Cited from Left End Edwards, by Ralph Henry Barbour
  • Close at hand -- one of them -- and it was a very different matter. Cited from The Emigrant Trail, by Geraldine Bonner
  • The second wedding was close at hand, and would she not come down? Cited from Faith Gartney's Girlhood, by Mrs. A. D. T. Whitney
  • The British were close at hand, but had no share in the victory. Cited from History of the World War, by Francis A. March and Richard J. Beamish
  • The school was closed at various times during its term.
  • One of them is closed at this time of year. Cited from Betty Gordon at Mountain Camp, by Alice B. Emerson
  • Three other schools were also closed at the same time.
  • The sound of a stream could be heard close at hand. Cited from Grace Harlowe's Overland Riders Among the Kentucky Mountaineers, Flower
  • "The boat will be kept close at hand to help you and your brother." Cited from Sail Ho!, by George Manville Fenn
  • A young woman in flight was now close at hand. Cited from Bakemono Yashiki (The Haunted House), by James S. De Benneville
  • Now, let us look at this one closed at both ends. Cited from The Insect Folk, by Margaret Warner Morley
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