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  • But before that order was given--almost as soon in fact as the adjutant had left Borodino--the bridge had been retaken by the Russians and burned, in the very skirmish at which Pierre had been present at the beginning of the battle.
  • The latest skirmish concerns a story in the government flagship daily, the Herald.
  • The Germans returned it, and effected a lodgment on the beach; and the skirmish died again to silence.
  • Similarly, if the skirmish line was threatened by an outflanking maneuver it could simply be extended in response.
  • Skirmish Paintball offers a marvelous opportunity for personal development, boosting confidence and self esteem.

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