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I vividly recall, that day and the weeks afterward, people groping for a decent way forward.
“He was groping for some way to phrase the emotions that usually were kept securely locked up,” said Eleanor.The Stacks: The Day Lou Gehrig Delivered Baseball’s Gettysburg Address|Ray Robinson|July 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Miranda Barbour is said to have initially told police that she acted alone and stabbed the man only after he began groping her.A Satanic Killer of 100 People? More Like One, Cops Think|Michael Daly|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The U.S. Open of Surfing dissolved into vandalism, looting, and groping.
Instead, Republicans are groping for answers as the slow march toward the fiscal cliff leaves them ever more divided.Why the Fiscal Cliff Is Causing a Nervous Breakdown on the Right|Howard Kurtz|December 11, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Groping to the chimney-place with the aid of his matches, Mr. Collingwood found the candle and lit it.The Boarded-Up House|Augusta Huiell Seaman
Donny found himself, dazed and alone, upon the cross-ties, groping toward the oncoming train.A Lost Hero|Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward and Herbert D. Ward
Groping his way with half-closed eyes back to the bed, he falls again into a heavy, dreamless slumber.Uncanny Tales|Various
They went into the haunted house then, groping their way in the darkness, for they had left their own lantern in the dory.The Rival Campers|Ruel Perley Smith
She knew the spot well, and groping for the wall, she stood breathless and spray-beaten beside the gulf.Marriage la mode|Mrs. Humphry Ward