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I did not give a hoot that they could wind me around a doorknob and tuck my feet in the keyhole.
HIGHWAYS IN HIDINGGEORGE OLIVER SMITH
Finally she fell fast asleep with her tooth tied to the doorknob.
His hand fell from the electric-light switch to the doorknob behind his back.
Her hand was already on the doorknob when the Professor wheeled around and faced her.
He felt the red-clothed backing of the interior, and his hand suddenly grasped a doorknob.
The doorknob hit Mr Bloom in the small of the back as the door was pushed in.
ULYSSESJAMES JOYCE
Three pulls at the bell brought no response, and all rattlings and shakings of the doorknob were without result.
For stumping Maggie Geer to get a doorknob into her mouth—punishment, the afternoon spent in bed, and crackers for supper.
DEAR ENEMYJEAN WEBSTER
Behind him he heard the murmur of voices, the sobs of a woman in pain, and the rattle of a doorknob.
SOMEWHERE IN FRANCERICHARD HARDING DAVIS
With his hand on the doorknob, he looked back and once more let his electric torch play over the floor and walls.

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