not cling

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  • They did not cling to her as she had half expected. Cited from Charles Rex, by Ethel M. Dell
  • He is the one living boy to whom dirt does not cling. Cited from The Admirable Tinker, by Edgar Jepson
  • He could not cling to the rock much longer. Cited from Stories of American Life and Adventure, by Edward Eggleston
  • If batter does not cling to iron, then iron is not hot enough. Cited from The Story of Crisco, by Marion Harris Neil
  • In any event, he could not cling to the hook much longer. Cited from Aunt Jane's Nieces, by Edith Van Dyne
  • Therefore let me not cling to an illusion which will not bear analysis. Cited from God's Good Man, by Marie Corelli
  • He did not cling to power nor office. Cited from Life of John of Barneveld, 1617 by Motley
  • We may fall, but we may not cling to sin. Cited from Luther Examined and Reexamined, by W. H. T. Dau
  • She says I am an old glove that fits well enough but will not cling. Cited from Esther, by Henry Adams
  • And then -- her arms did not cling so tightly, although his strong right arm was like a stanchion. Cited from King--of the Khyber Rifles, Talbot Mundy
  • And a curious thing about this present experience was that the water did not cling to him and wet him as it had always done before. Cited from The Sea Fairies, by L. Frank Baum [LFB#20]
  • It has been said that, owing to knowledge, earlier and subsequent sins do not cling and are destroyed. Cited from The Vedanta-Sutras, by Trans. George Thibaut
  • Their skin does not cling so closely as the skin of oranges. Cited from Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 5
  • He would not cling so close to Him but for the fear that tightens his grip. Cited from Expositions of Holy Scripture: Various, Maclaren
  • Its poison does not cling long to a sick room. Cited from The Care and Feeding of Children, by L. Emmett Holt
  • Pardon me, you do not cling to it at all. Cited from A Day Of Fate, by E. P. Roe
  • I do not cling to respect and gratitude for myself. Cited from Light, by Henri Barbusse [Tr.: Fitzwater Wray]
  • His limbs did not cling to the tree as usual. Cited from White Shadows in the South Seas, by Frederick O'Brien
  • Nay, do we not cling even to its outward appearance? Cited from The Soul of the Far East, by Percival Lowell
  • The memory of the deed of blood will not cling to it. Cited from Varney the Vampire, by Thomas Preskett Prest
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