"Je me tiens devant lui." is pretty common (according to a native French speaking friend of mine) among adults, less so among teens.
-- Chris (not a native speaker).
Bonjour à tous les deux !
Indeed, Chris is right here. It remains a bit of a formal sentence in both languages, hence its rare us by teenagers :)
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