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  • The assembly voted: Venice resists the Austrians at all costs, and the citizens and soldiers, strengthened by the arrival of volunteers from all parts of Italy, including Pepe, who was given the chief command of the defenders, showed the most splendid devotion in their hopeless task.
  • In modern Greece the god of death, Charos, is supposed to draw the soul out of the body, and if a man resists the Arachobites believe that Charos slits open his breast (B.
  • Human nature seldom resists the charms of a fixed standard - least of all when it is applied by a live judge in a visible court.
  • The wood is close-grained, long-fibred, perfumed and highly resinous, and resists the action of water.
  • The web resists forces equivalent _?_;'??!

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