close behind

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  • He heard the street-door close behind him as the woman left the house. Cited from None Other Gods, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • In a moment the woman let them in and the door closed behind them. Cited from True to Himself, by Edward Stratemeyer
  • The door closed behind her and she was alone in the little green close. Cited from Crome Yellow, by Aldous Huxley
  • The two are almost never seen without the other being close behind.
  • She heard him cross the room and the door close behind him. Cited from The Moon out of Reach, by Margaret Pedler
  • As the door closed behind him the old woman came to herself. Cited from Hillsboro People, by Dorothy Canfield
  • In another minute the door had closed behind him and she was left alone. Cited from Colonel Quaritch, V.C., by H. Rider Haggard
  • He went to the door, his wife and the children following him close behind. Cited from Robert Hardy's Seven Days, by Charles Monroe Sheldon
  • Two others, close behind, stand also hand-in-hand and side by side. Cited from My Book of Indoor Games, by Clarence Squareman
  • He turned his eye round to the door, but that was closed behind him. Cited from Castle Richmond, by Anthony Trollope
  • The moment the door closed behind her a total change passed over Paul. Cited from The Mysterious Key And What It Opened,by L. Alcott
  • As the door closed behind him she returned to the ball-room. Cited from The Broken Road, by A. E. W. Mason
  • The doors that led back to his old life had closed behind him. Cited from Sevenoaks, by J. G. Holland
  • A heavy door was closed behind us, and another opened in front. Cited from Prisoner for Blasphemy, by G. W. Foote
  • In a moment she was gone, and the door closed behind her. Cited from Don Orsino, by F. Marion Crawford
  • We entered, and it immediately closed behind us in the same way. Cited from Across the Zodiac, by Percy Greg
  • Her expression was one of relief as the hall door closed behind him. Cited from Roast Beef, Medium, by Edna Ferber
  • A moment later they heard the house door close behind him. Cited from Mary Wollaston, by Henry Kitchell Webster
  • He was too close behind to be able to turn back. Cited from A Dog with a Bad Name, by Talbot Baines Reed
  • When the house door had closed behind him, the eyes of the two women met. Cited from The Crown Of Life, By George Gissing
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