close-quarter fighting quotes

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General [George] Crook gave me a very agreeable present this afternoon--a pair of his old brigadier-general straps. The stars are ...
Blake is very much like Beethoven in his artistic independence and universality. Like Beethoven, he is a pioneer Romantic of that ...
New York is one of the capitals of the world and Los Angeles is a constellation of plastic, San Francisco is a lady, Boston has be ...
Our frigate takes fire,
The other asks if we demand quarter?
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My grandfather fell on Vinegar Hill,
And fighting was not his trade;
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"Oh, the fighting races don't die out,
If they seldom die in bed,
For love is first in their hearts, no doubt,"
My life closed twice before its close--
Now close the windows and hush all the fields:
If the trees must, let them silently toss....
For government, though high, and low, and lower,
Put into parts, doth keep in one consent,
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We have scorched the snake, not killed it:
She'll close and be herself.
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