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  • About 1190), in his biography of Thomas Becket, gives a graphic sketch of the London of his day and, writing of the summer amusements of the young men, says that on holidays they were "exercised in Leaping, Shooting, Wrestling, Casting of Stones [in jactu lapidum], and Throwing of Javelins fitted with Loops for the Purpose, which they strive to fling before the Mark; they also use Bucklers, like fighting Men."
  • I will strive to achieve individuality in every project we do.
  • I will strive to overcome these problems.
  • If they just strive to attain a social goal, then they may just be acting from an inferiority complex.
  • Originating emotion still clots the lines and, while we strive for originality, the work becomes muddled, pretentious or incoherent.

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