–verb (used with object)
1. to clasp tightly in the arms, especially with affection; embrace.
2. to cling firmly or fondly to; cherish.
3. to keep close to, as in sailing, walking, or in moving along or alongside of.
–verb (used without object)
4. to cling together; lie close.
5. a tight clasp with the arms; embrace.
For fear they'll fly away,
Remembering the scents,
The play of light on that special day
Forgetting the voice.
Putti Among the Flowers
22 minutes ago