close at his heels

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  • Bob followed close at his heels and together they made their way towards the bridge itself. Cited from Bob Cook and the German Spy,Tomlinson, Paul Greene
  • I was close at his heels, and he looked down to me. Cited from The Ghost Pirates, by William Hope Hodgson
  • The boys, close at his heels, saw him headed toward a dark opening. Cited from The Young Treasure Hunter, by Frank V. Webster
  • That fear is always close at his heels, especially at night. Cited from The Courage of Marge O'Doone, by James Oliver Curwood
  • I followed close at his heels -- I was afraid to be left behind. Cited from The Mutineers, by Charles Boardman Hawes
  • As I asked my question I followed close at his heels. Cited from The Golden Bird, by Maria Thompson Daviess
  • I followed close at his heels until we reached the front of the scaffold. Cited from Memoirs Wemyss Reid, by Stuart J. Reid, ed
  • Down Sixth Avenue went the music-man, and close at his heels went she. Cited from Little Folks Astray, by Sophia May (Rebecca Sophia Clarke)
  • Max started down the steps and Mary followed close at his heels. Cited from Yolanda: Maid of Burgandy, by Charles Major
  • Close at his heels followed the rest of the daring little company. Cited from Fighting in France, by Ross Kay
  • He had reached the fence before he discovered Tennessee close at his heels. Cited from Down the Ravine, Charles Egbert Craddock
  • Lord Dacre led the way into the house, and we followed close at his heels. Cited from The Adventures of Gerard, by Arthur Conan Doyle/14
  • With Pink following close at his heels he rode away up the ridge. Cited from The Happy Family, by Bertha Muzzy Bower
  • Then he opened the door and passed out with Jip and me close at his heels. Cited from Voyages of Dr. Dolittle by Hugh Lofting
  • For a long time, the Indians were close at his heels. Cited from Sustained honor, by John R. Musick
  • Mukoki ran ahead, so that the lead-dog was close at his heels. Cited from The Courage of Marge O'Doone, by James Oliver Curwood
  • Then the master opened the door and entered, with Gebhart close at his heels. Cited from Twilight Land, by Howard Pyle
  • The other three were close at his heels. Cited from The Outdoor Chums at Cabin Point, by Quincy Allen
  • Archie followed close at his heels, and a few minutes run brought them to the edge of the woods. Cited from Frank, the Young Naturalist, by Harry Castlemon
  • Hal led the way and Uncle John followed close at his heels. Cited from The Boy Allies in Great Peril, by Clair W. Hayes
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