Major Cold: It's the day of the year that the cold is most severe, but you could also say that Spring is just coming around the corner.
I was assailed by the stupid, but unshakeable, idea that if I was imprudent enough to move my hand I'd be noticed.
Evening was closing in on the valley.
The appointed day is close at hand.
The impending examination loomed large in her mind.
The walls close in on me.
The rise in prices is pressing our family budget.
There was a tense atmosphere in the room.
She told a white lie out of necessity.
She interpreted his remarks as a threat.
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