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  • Holding a microscope to the first-mentioned red ant, I saw that, though he was assiduously gnawing at the near fore leg of his enemy, having severed his remaining feeler, his own breast was all torn away, exposing what vitals he had there to the jaws of the black warrior, whose breastplate was apparently too thick for him to pierce; and the dark carbuncles of the sufferer's eyes shone with ferocity such as war only could excite.
  • It is to lack the breastplate of righteousness, without which our most vital parts are laid bare to his weapons.
  • Let us be sober, having put on the breastplate of faith and love and as a helmet the hope of salvation.
  • For example: A metal breastplate (Extra-Heavy) takes two hits.
  • He discovers in the British Museum a Welsh warrior 's breastplate, a torc of beaten gold, dating from 3,000 years ago.

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