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risk is full: every living thing in
siege: the demand is life, to keep life: the small
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The more I see
Pleasures about me, so much more I feel
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With ruin staring you in the face, there is nothing worse to live through than a siege of waiting and hoping. If you manage to liv ...
She will not stay the siege of loving terms,
Nor bide the encounter of assailing eyes,
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Since brass, nor stone, nor earth, nor boundless sea,
But sad mortality o'ersways their power,
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Therefore the skilful leader subdues the enemy's troops without any fighting; he captures their cities without laying siege to the ...
The most modern fortifications have an air of antiquity about them; they have the aspect of ruins in better or worse repair from t ...
One likes people much better when they're battered down by a prodigious siege of misfortune than when they triumph.
I saw the Arab map.
It resembled a mare shuffling on,
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He began therefore to invest the fortress of my heart by a circumvallation of distant bows and respectful looks; he then entrenche ...
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