For a moment she clung to him.
She began to cry and sob and clung to me.
His wet pants clung to his legs.
His little children clung to his knees and spoke loving words to him.
He didn't like the salt and sand that clung to his skin and clothes.
Deidre clung to the clothing covering his chest.
It was an exciting chase of king by king, in which each covered the ground by incredible exertions, shedding their slower-going followers as they went, past Rhagae (Rai) and the Caspian gates, till early one morning Alexander came in sight of the broken train which still clung to the fallen king.
In the last months of his life, under the influence of a great national disaster, the conscientious, persistent autocrat began to suspect that his system was a mistake, but he still clung to it obstinately.
They clung to each other in celebration of the occasion.
The shadows clung to her as she stepped into the hallway.
She clung to the metal railing as if her life depended on it, stumbling toward him, blocking his progress.
A monastic library was the proper place for this gentle emotional dreamer, who clung so fondly to the ancient traditions.
And she deduced the essentials of his wishes quite correctly, and having once arrived at them clung to them tenaciously.
Destiny clung to her neck, coughing and crying in turns.
Donnie clung to his mother, eyes wide, pointing to a climber about to descend from the corner of the bridge.
Yet she still clung to old associations, and on her grandmother's death was about to return to her convent, but was dissuaded by her friends, who found her a husband.
Cassie clung to the seat to keep from falling out of the lurching buggy as Bordeaux took them out of town at a run.
When they approached the area known as The Drinking Cup, the road narrowed and barely clung to the rock wall, a breath-gulping overhang hundreds of feet above the river.
They clung to each other desperately and cried.
Long after the Goths had lost Rome they still clung to Ravenna, till at length, weary of the feebleness of their own king, Vitiges, and struck with admiration of their heroic conqueror, they offered to transfer their allegiance to Belisarius on condition of his assuming the diadem of the Western Empire.
She noted the worn but relatively new clothes that clung to his lean frame.
His suede pants clung to long, thick thighs and were tucked into heavy boots.
Deidre clung to him, no part of her capable of resistance.
Snow had begun to fall again and clung to the scout.s clothing.
Moisture clung to her skin as she started down the familiar path to Lover's Lane.
Edith still hadn't spoken, but clung to Donnie's hand.
She clung to his neck as he carried her to their bedroom and gently deposited her on the bed.
Darkness clung to the book, as if its pages contained traces of the demon itself.
"Pizza it is," he said to Jonathan, but his amused gaze clung to Carmen's.
She clung to him as she scrambled to regain her footing.
Indigo jeans clung to his lean hips, but he still wore the white sneakers.
I only know that I sat in my mother's lap or clung to her dress as she went about her household duties.
Uncontrollable sobs wracked her body as she clung to the tiny sweater.
Strong warm arms lifted her gently from the chair and she clung to Alex as he carried her to the window seat.
She tried to brush them off, but they clung desperately to her skin.
She clung to it as an escape from the turbid waters below the surface of their conversation.
Unable to control her spinning emotions, she clung to him.
Jessi clung to the Other to steady herself.
He enjoyed exceptional privileges; his feeble health excused him from the morning duties, and thus early he acquired the habit of reflection in bed, which clung to him throughout life.
This alliance, though the exact terms were not known to Cromwell - "the attempt to vassalize us to a foreign nation," to use his own words - convinced him of the uselessness of any plan for maintaining Charles on the throne; though he still appears to have clung to monarchy, proposing in January 1648 the transference of the crown to the prince of Wales.
In 18J5, however, Owen included under Lamarck's term Radiaria the Echinodermata, Anthozoa, Acalepha and Hydrozoa, while Agassiz also clung to the term Radiata as including Echinodermata, Acalepha and Polypi, regarding their separation into Coelenterata and Echinodermata as "an exaggeration of their anatomical differences" (Essay on Classification, London, 1859).
His boney legs moved so fast they could scarcely be seen, and the Wizard clung fast to the seat and yelled "Whoa!" at the top of his voice.
Dorothy was captured in the same way, and numbers of the Gargoyles clung to Jim's legs, so weighting him down that the poor beast was helpless.
Eureka clung with her claws to the wooden side of the house and let herself down easily.
With one hand the little boy clung to his sister's arm, and with the other he held his primer.
Often when he went his rounds I clung to his coat tails while he collected and punched the tickets.
A shiver ran through the tree, and the wind sent forth a blast that would have knocked me off had I not clung to the branch with might and main.
I clung to her, trembling with joy to feel the earth under my feet once more.
The breakers would swoop back to gather themselves for a mightier leap, and I clung to the rock, tense, fascinated, as I felt the dash and roar of the rushing sea!
Sonya too, all rosy red, clung to his arm and, radiant with bliss, looked eagerly toward his eyes, waiting for the look for which she longed.
Alpatych clung to Prince Andrew's leg and burst into sobs.
After that he avoided Dessalles and the countess who caressed him and either sat alone or came timidly to Princess Mary, or to Natasha of whom he seemed even fonder than of his aunt, and clung to them quietly and shyly.
She closed them but did not kiss them, but clung to that which reminded her most nearly of him--his body.
It's time you two were parted, she added, looking smilingly at the little girl who clung to her father.
She clung to his muscular shoulders, returning his ardent embrace.
She clung to him.
She clung to him, unable to trust her voice or thoughts.
All desire to push him away vanished and she clung to him, lost in the ecstasy of his urgent lovemaking.
Martha shouted, throwing her arms around my neck and kissing me on the lips while I still clung on to my steering wheel.
He gathered her warm body in his arms and smoothed away the curls that clung to his face, breathing her deep scent before he dropped into the first peaceful slumber in ages.
This one clung to him as if he were the only thing preventing her from being swept overboard.
She clung to him, overwhelmed.
She clung to the wall, at a loss as to what to do.
Steam and dampness clung to her as she set foot in the bathing room.
Hannah clung to her arm as they entered the hallway.
She clung to one of the warriors, attempting to climb him as the cat-like critter-- convinced it was a game-- wagged its tail and chased her around the large man in the center of the room.
Donnie clung to him like a frightened toddler.
The full-length, sequined halter gown she wore clung to every curve and sported slits on both sides clear up to the hip.
They clung to each other, molding their bodies as one until the raging fire of passion consumed her.
Cynthia Byrne never opened her eyes and clung to Dean's right arm with such a tenacious grip he thought he'd be permanently scarred.
She clung to the phone.
For a moment he clung to her.