To gripe the tall town-steeple by the waste, And scoop it out to be his drinking-horn.
"The Book of Humorous Verse" by Various
Avarice, hard dealing, griping cares?
"A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens
He threw his arms tight around my body, and hugged me in what I thought would be the death-gripe.
"Down The River" by Oliver Optic
Didn't know you had any gripe.
"Anything You Can Do ..." by Gordon Randall Garrett
Or the great Teufelsdrockh with envy gripe!
"Tobacco; Its History, Varieties, Culture, Manufacture and Commerce" by E. R. Billings
Oponui seized her arms with the gripe of a giant.
"Myths & Legends of our New Possessions & Protectorate" by Charles M. Skinner
The effect of his gripe was instantly apparent.
"The Forest Exiles" by Mayne Reid
It's hard to admit an exception to a pet gripe against things.
"The Night of the Long Knives" by Fritz Reuter Leiber
The Bunch griped about courses, jobs, and the stubbornness of materials, but they made progress.
"The Planet Strappers" by Raymond Zinke Gallun
But thou hast robbed the lioness of her whelp, and thou art in her gripe!
"Traditions of Lancashire, Volume 2 (of 2)" by John Roby
Reflect, how, like a thief, death treads,
And hovers daily o'er our heads:
No trump proclaims him on the way,
'Till unawares he gripes his prey.
"Advice, Concerning The Government Of Our Thoughts" by Rees Prichard
O make me to the Gospel lend an ear,
And to the promises recorded there!
O, make me grasp those promises divine
With Faith's strong gripe, and make them ever mine.
"A Prayer To Direct A Sick Man What Things Are Most Necessary For Him To Ask, And To Meditate Upon, I" by Rees Prichard
Observe the griping us'rers sons and heirs,
Those of th' oppressor, and successful thief,
How each from church to church for pence repairs,
And daily with his wallet begs relief!
"An Admonition To A Sick Person, To Make His Will In Time, And To Dispose Of His Effects In The Fear " by Rees Prichard
Welcome, ye living! from the foeman's gripe
Your country's banner it was yours to wrest,--
Ah, many a forehead shows the banner-stripe,
And stars, once crimson, hallow many a breast.
"For The Commemoration Services" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
For had the carl but been aware,
That meagre death, who none does spare,
T'attempt sic things should ever dare,
As stop his pipe;
He might have come to flee or scare;
The greedy gripe.
"An Elegy Upon James Therburn, In Chatto" by James Thomson
With the strong arm of faith, thy Redeemer arrest,
Lay hold of him firmly, if thou wou'dst be blest,
Nor quit the close gripe, 'till at last thou hast gain'd
The grace to be sav'd, and his favour obtain'd.
"Another Piece Of Advice To Sinners To Come To Christ" by Rees Prichard
What other social media gripes do you have.
My gripe is the use of the term "leaf peepers".
Tommy Layne unopposed, re-elected despite gripes .
For voters at some polling areas today, the wait to cast a ballot was the biggest gripe .
Planners' Pet Peeves: More Gripes About Suppliers.
Lower Manhattan boom spurs gripes .
First the Hype, Now the Gripes .
Rumors of new iPad swirl as iPhone 5 owners air their gripes .
For Apple's iPhone 5 and iOS 6, gripes follow hype.
Went too hard on Osama, Iran dictator gripes .
Check out these iPhone 5 user gripes .
Interactive artwork records wishes and gripes , airs them in Philadelphia's nighttime skyline.
Outclassed England can have no gripes .
Well tonight's feature act, Pearl Jam, is not being streamed live and many have taken to social media to gripe about it.
Rivalry, overrated, All-Big 12 gripes .