his hold

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  • His hold upon the public mind is by a process which is natural. Cited from Satan, by Lewis Sperry Chafer
  • I struck him over the head with my gun and he released his hold. Cited from Overland through Asia (Illustrated), by Thomas Wallace Knox
  • He looked over her head, as if to be sure of his hold on himself. Cited from Told in a French Garden, by Mildred Aldrich
  • But he did not move though there was no longer violence in his hold. Cited from The Top of the World, by Ethel M. Dell
  • He knew his hold over them was strong, and he determined to trust them. Cited from Forty-one years in India, by Frederick Sleigh Roberts
  • Five minutes later, he let go his hold and dropped, down beside her. Cited from The Land of Mystery, by Edward S. Ellis
  • He still held her before him, but there was no violence in his hold. Cited from Charles Rex, by Ethel M. Dell
  • All this showed him it was his interest not to lose his hold on her. Cited from A Perilous Secret, by Charles Reade
  • He had almost lost his hold upon himself; the great words had been almost spoken. Cited from The Testing of Diana Mallory, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • At any rate, he released his hold, and down he went. Cited from The Cave in the Mountain, by Lieut. R. H. Jayne
  • His strength rapidly failed him, and he found he could maintain his hold no longer. Cited from The Expressman and the Detective, by Allan Pinkerton
  • Then one felt the note in the quiet voice which explained his hold upon people. Cited from Slippy McGee, Sometimes Known as the Butterfly Man, Marie Conway Oemler
  • He had followed her so closely that his hold upon her had never varied. Cited from The Obstacle Race, by Ethel M. Dell
  • She lay heavily on him, but he did not lose his hold. Cited from Kazan, by James Oliver Curwood
  • Louis was a little hurt, but he did not let go his hold. Cited from Louis' School Days, by E. J. May
  • She started in his hold at the question, and then quickly gave herself fully back to him again. Cited from Greatheart, by Ethel M. Dell
  • His hold upon France is the sword, and he has no other. Cited from Selected Speeches on British Foreign Policy 1738-1914, by Edgar Jones
  • He maintained his hold on power in an important time. Cited from Autobiography of Seventy Years, Vol. 1-2, by George Hoar
  • I made him loose his hold, and ran toward the entrance-door. Cited from Beaux and Belles of England: Mrs. Mary Robinson
  • I caught sight of the gentleman just at the moment that he had been forced from his hold. Cited from Charley Laurel, by W. H. G. Kingston
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