So the unwilling prelate was dragged away, cheek by jowl
, with the half-cooked venison upon the back of his own horse; and Robin and his band took charge of the whole company and led them through the forest glades till they came to an open space near Barnesdale.
Here they lay, cheek by jowl
with life: no deeper down than the feet of the throng that passed there every day, and piled high as their throats.
The redskins disappear as they have come like shadows, and soon their place is taken by the beasts, a great and motley procession: lions, tigers, bears, and the innumerable smaller savage things that flee from them, for every kind of beast, and, more particularly, all the man-eaters, live cheek by jowl
on the favoured island.
"What did they do, all the chaps I knew, the chaps in the clubs with whom I'd been cheek by jowl
for heaven knows how long?
Butler, Hermann von Schmidt cheek by jowl
with Charley Hapgood, and one by one and in pairs he judged them and dismissed them - judged them by the standards of intellect and morality he had learned from the books.
12, or my relative of the extreme cote gauche, who had strangely enough found his way into this very room, and was now lying cheek by jowl
with me again, in old Mrs.
Running in cake-ice all the way, and several times escaping jams in the Yukon Flats, the barges made their hundreds of miles of progress farther into the north and froze up cheek by jowl
with the grub-fleet.
If we are merely loquacious and loud talkers, then we can afford to stand very near together, cheek by jowl
, and feel each other's breath; but if we speak reservedly and thoughtfully, we want to be farther apart, that all animal heat and moisture may have a chance to evaporate.
True, we had lived cheek by jowl
with one another; yet never once had I caught a glimpse of his abode.
To the Western man (though this would not please either city) Chicago and Boston are cheek by jowl
, and some railroads encourage the delusion.
Not that Nasmyth took this tone about Raffles when he and I found ourselves cheek by jowl
against the ballroom wall; he could forgive his franker critics, but not the friendly enemy who had treated him so much more gently than he deserved.
"Living cheek by jowl
with nature in Wales, it's impossible not to feel an affinity with the natural environment," she said.