He climbed down with difficulty, clutching one hand with the other.
"I prythee that you will pardon me," said the knight, clutching his way along the bulwark.
She was back again in the stuffy hotel room, clutching the sheet about her.
"Let's git out, mister," cried Old Bill, clutching Mortimer's arm.
That clutching pain of grief was real, so real it blotted everything out.