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climb·ing

climacophobia.
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Then the line was let down again for Zeb to climb up by.
"No; she just dug her claws into the wood and climbed down the sides of this house to the ground."
Then Rapunzel let down the braids of her hair, and the enchantress climbed up to her.
Immediately the hair fell down and the king's son climbed up.
For a long time he sat watching for Numa to climb into the tree after him, and listening for the sound of the great wings from above, for to Tarzan of the Apes his dream was a reality.
So they began the climb and found it indeed difficult, for a way.
Purun Bhagat dropped fainting by his side, for the chill of the rain and that fierce climb were killing him; but first he called to the scattered torches ahead, "Stay and count your numbers"; then, whispering to the deer as he saw the lights gather in a cluster: "Stay with me, Brother.
Nikita again climbed out and again trudged about in the snow.
I climbed the topmost summit, And my gaze swept far and wide For the garden roof where my brother stood, And I fancied that he sighed: My brother serves as a soldier With his comrades night and day; But my brother is wise, and may yet return, Though the dead lie far away.
"When we have climbed over it, we shall know what is on the other side."
It is painful--it is even humiliating--but I am reduced at last to one slender theory: that the oysters climbed up there of their own accord.
Dropping the hammer and pipe-wrench, but retaining pick and shovel, he climbed up the slide to where a vague line of outputting but mostly soil-covered rock could be seen.