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  • In this way the Italians lost their military vigour, and wars were waged by despots from their cabinets, who pulled the strings of puppet captains in their pay.
  • This decline of vigour was felt, with the customary effects of discord and bad government, in Lower Italy.
  • Of the sap is not suppressed, and this results in the production of branches of unequal vigour, which is very undesirable.
  • But these beliefs are far from being confined to the uncivilized; Greek philosophers like Porphyry, no less than the fathers of the Church, held that the world was pervaded with spirits; side by side with the belief in witchcraft, we can trace through the middle ages the survival of primitive animistic views; and in our own day even these beliefs subsist in unsuspected vigour among the peasantry of the more uneducated European countries.
  • Demands on his corps commanders for greater vigour in the: pursuit.
 

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