attach oneself to

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I am a curious person to attach oneself to, Paterson; don't you see that even David often smiles at me when he thinks he is unobserved.
Singh, who has since moved on to work with Arvind Gaur's Asmita theatre group for a year, now believes that an individual should attach oneself to an eminent theatre personality.
While Rashi on Deuteronomy 11:22, quoting Sifre 48,49 deems it impossible to attach oneself to God, and while the Sforno suggests that u 'ledavkah bo refers to the consecration of our deeds towards the fulfillment of the will of God, many other exegetes present a more esoteric and mystical approach, suggesting an actual union with God.