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I was close beside her now, treading water and had caught the arms of the howling Mary.
I don't know why does sentence mean in red.
(Source: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader by C S Lewis)
Last edited by emsr2d2; 28-Mar-2015 at 13:57. Reason: Added source
The author is C.S Lewis.
The book is The Voyage of the Dawn Treader
'...I had grasped the arms of Mary, who was howling.'
Can I use "with" here?
'...I had grasped the arms with Mary, who was howling.'
Last edited by Mrfatso; 29-Mar-2015 at 08:54.