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I found out where he was through a sailor man that had met him in London, and down I went to squeeze him.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The question now was, if he could squeeze himself through the grating, for he had never tried before.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
He pressed the little hand she gave him, and was delighted, as though at something special, by the energetic squeeze with which she freely and vigorously shook his hand.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The imposing figure of Nesvitski followed by his Cossack, and the determination of Denisov who flourished his sword and shouted frantically, had such an effect that they managed to squeeze through to the farther side of the bridge and stopped the infantry.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Prince Andrew longed to snatch up, to squeeze, to hold to his heart, this helpless little creature, but dared not do so.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
I really thought she was, she had been so short with me; but I was quite mistaken: for she laid aside her work (which was a stocking of her own), and opening her arms wide, took my curly head within them, and gave it a good squeeze.
David Copperfield By Charles Dickens Context
Scarlett felt her heart begin its mad racing again and she clutched her hand against it unconsciously, as if she would squeeze it into submission.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
I kept from them at as great a distance as I could, but was forced to move with extreme difficulty, for the stalks of the corn were sometimes not above a foot distant, so that I could hardly squeeze my body betwixt them.
Gulliver's Travels(V1) By Jonathan Swift Context
Anyhow, I feel great grasping white hands in the air, wanting to get hold of the throat of anybody who tries to live, to live beyond money, and squeeze the life out.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context
Beth blushed like a rose under the friendly look he wore, but she was not frightened now, and gave the hand a grateful squeeze because she had no words to thank him for the precious gift he had given her.
Little Women By Louisa May Alcott Context
It was not love that made him squeeze it and hold on to it so tightly, she sighed frequently and tried to disengage her hands from him.