not pull

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  • My horse had had his head down and I could not pull him up. Cited from The Young Seigneur, by Wilfrid Chateauclair
  • One does not pull up flowers to see how they are growing. Cited from Paradoxes of Catholicism, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • He could not let it, and he would not pull it down. Cited from The Poems And Prose Of Ernest Dowson,Ernest Dowson
  • But they could not pull it up far enough to "see" as yet. Cited from The Extra Day, by Algernon Blackwood
  • "If you do not pull through, she and the children shall go there." Cited from The Stillwater Tragedy, by T. Aldrich
  • You certainly could not pull down any real money doing that little stuff. Cited from The Thunder Bird, by B. M. Bower (aka Bertha Muzzy Bower Sinclair Cowan)
  • I could scarcely believe that a man so big and strong as he was could not pull through. Cited from Half Portions, by Edna Ferber
  • Never could they go up against the tide if he did not pull more strongly. Cited from Bella Donna, by Robert Hichens
  • Why not pull it out, instead of breaking its house to pieces? Cited from The Insect Folk, by Margaret Warner Morley
  • With an effort that turned my face white, I did not pull away from the point. Cited from The Door Through Space, by Marion Zimmer Bradley
  • He had given the institute, and so could not pull it down nor prevent them from using it. Cited from Birds in Town and Village, by W. H. Hudson
  • I just caught him, but the other ran away, and I could not pull him up. Cited from Magnum Bonum, by Charlotte M. Yonge
  • She did not pull down the wide yellow shade, though it was night. Cited from Best Short Stores of 1921 ... Yearbook of American Short Story
  • This time the chain did not pull him back, almost neck-broken. Cited from Kazan, by James Oliver Curwood
  • Do you not pull away from him as far as possible if he takes a seat next to you in the car? Cited from Aliens or Americans?, by Howard B. Grose
  • But something was the matter; she could not pull it up. Cited from The Peterkin Papers, Lucretia P. Hale
  • Now and then I almost fear I may not pull through. Cited from The Woman-Hater, by Charles Reade
  • I believe they knew too well that I would not pull the trigger. Cited from In the Shadow of Death, by P. H. Kritzinger and R. D. McDonald
  • When he found that he could not pull her out he too began to cry aloud. Cited from Gritli's Children, by Johanna Spyri
  • And he did not pull the horse too soon. Cited from The Desert of Wheat, by Zane Grey
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