"Closely." Not "close".
A lot of English-speakers don't like adverbs, I guess. Turns out that German doesn't seem to have any adverbs...that is, the adjective serves both purploses. (Somebody will call me down on this, I know.)
This car was out in front of the vet's office this past Tuesday morning; Rosie had an appointment for tooth-cleaning. What an ordeal! The vet had to exctract 2 incisors.