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Grabbing me by my shoulder he threw me on the ground and I fell upon my back.
Madden saved him by grabbing his arm; they called to Harvey to go easy.
BEGINNERS LUCKEMILY HAHN
And, grabbing her feathered hat from the ground, she got up.
TATTERDEMALIONJOHN GALSWORTHY
He hissed the question, grabbing the handle of the closet door, and looked back at the one opening from the hall.
THE HEART OF CANYON PASSTHOMAS K. HOLMES
I'm grabbing as fast as the other fellow, but I know the time's coming when they won't let us grab any more.
MAKING MONEYOWEN JOHNSON
He went first, grabbing and holding Andy till Gus made the passage.
AIRSHIP ANDYFRANK V. WEBSTER
"'Tis well," said he, grabbing Jim by the hand, while we did the same to the others.
THE BOY SCOUTS OF BOB'S HILLCHARLES PIERCE BURTON
That the pain of your front tooth may be in your back tooth, you to be grabbing my share!
He swung to a stop by grabbing the push bar of the office door.
Then Ill dress your feet, said Henrietta, grabbing the pink silk stockings and flopping down on the floor.
GIRLS OF HIGHLAND HALLCAROLYN WATSON RANKIN

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