"To 'climb down
' is sometimes used as a figure of speech," remarked the Wizard.
He developed too great a tendency to climb down
from his truck and fight with other drivers.
LITTLE Benjamin said, "It spoils people's clothes to squeeze under a gate; the proper way to get in, is to climb down
a pear tree."
A little later he began to climb down
. He went very quietly, pausing every moment or so to stretch his neck or to feel it with his hand.
But this week if we sent him to the well he'd try to climb down
I was so shocked at the sudden and strange appearance of this ape-man that I hesitated whether I should not climb down
again and tell my experience to my companions.
So compulsive was the prod of his heart to gain to Skipper at any cost, so clear was his comprehension that he could not climb down
the ladder head first, with no grippingness of legs and feet and muscles such as were possible in the ascent, that he did not attempt it.
"Joe and I," said Kennedy, "will climb down
the tree by the ladder."
As we travelled, Infadoos told us that there was another pass over the mountains to the north of the one followed by Solomon's Great Road, or rather that there was a place where it was possible to climb down
the wall of cliff which separates Kukuanaland from the desert, and is broken by the towering shapes of Sheba's Breasts.
Officers tried to get the schoolboys to climb down
for more than an hour until they eventually came down and ran off, a police spokesman said.
ISLAMABAD -- Comedian Shafaat Ali Saturday proved to be handy for the rescue authorities of Islamabad as he successfully convinced a man to climb down
from a mobile phone signal tower.
As police tried to bring him down, the man maintained that he will only climb down
if they promise to make him prime minister or else the authorities should make arrangements for Prime Minister Imran Khan to talk to him on matters of national interest.