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When she curls up beside him he strokes her gently like a cat. Times, Sunday Times (2014)They recently enjoyed a romantic dinner and then curled up in bed together. Times, Sunday Times (2011)It took her about three minutes to get comfortable and curl up in front of the fireplace. The Sun (2013)He was unresponsive and curled up in the foetal position. Times, Sunday Times (2013)He is not a man to curl up for half a day in front of a fire with a book. Times, Sunday Times (2008)We curled up together for warmth. Times, Sunday Times (2013)A hedgehog so fat it was unable to curl up for protection has been put on a diet. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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