" Now on this side," he said, holding her tightly, "
and now on the other side, and now on both sides and all around."
- "A Cathedral Singer", James Lane Allen.
For once, in a way, she was glad to hold tightly
on to Ruby's rough, red hand.
- "Carnival", Compton Mackenzie.
She stepped close to them, nearer the fire, so that they could see what she held forth, tightly
clutched in both hands.
- "Joan of Arc of the North Woods", Holman Day.