I thought I had separated you from all the world, and yet you have deceived me!' In her anger she clutched
Rapunzel's beautiful tresses, wrapped them twice round her left hand, seized a pair of scissors with the right, and snip, snap, they were cut off, and the lovely braids lay on the ground.
As the two reports rang out Malbihn dropped his rifle, clutched
frantically at his breast, staggered, fell first to his knees and then lunged upon his face.
Into this fell the body of the warrior, and as a drowning man clutches at a straw so the fellow clutched
at the tangled cordage that caught him and arrested his fall.
Already a hairy hand had clutched
the helpless Taug when, with an angry growl of protest, Tarzan leaped to the branch at the attacking ape's side, and with a single mighty cuff, swept him from his perch.
at me more boldly, whispering odd sounds to each other.
In his hand he clutched
the sputtering candle, and as he took the leap the rush of air extinguished it.