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The Rocket used his stick as though it were a battle axe and hacked at Laycoe, hitting the defenseman in the ear and on the shoulder.
THE NHL’S MOST BITTER RIVALRY IS ON PAUSE. BUT IT COULD COME BACK WITH A VENGEANCE.TERRENCE DOYLEFEBRUARY 18, 2021FIVETHIRTYEIGHT
Additionally, if you’re going to stay one step ahead of the guy with the axe, you need to know where your company and the industry is headed and obtain the skills necessary to market yourself in a constantly changing environment.
‘NO IS NOT AN OPTION’: CONFESSIONS OF A SALES EXECUTIVEJIM COOPERDECEMBER 29, 2020DIGIDAY
It’s not about protecting Google, it’s about accounting for when the axe swings in the opposite direction.
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But not too big for the ragged old arm that felled it down as an axe fells the last rings of a stricken tree.
A LOST HEROELIZABETH STUART PHELPS WARD AND HERBERT D. WARD
For the laws of the people are vain: for the works of the hand of the workman hath cut a tree out of the forest with an axe.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
She shook her head—Gilbert was not at home, and her axe was so blunt that a body might ride to Rumford on it.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
King Robert himself was riding in front of Sir Edward's division on a small palfrey, with only a battle-axe in hand.
KING ROBERT THE BRUCEA. F. MURISON
Patrick had brought an axe and, with the help of some of the boys, soon had a big bonfire burning on the edge of the pond.
THE GIRLS OF CENTRAL HIGH ON THE STAGEGERTRUDE W. MORRISON
One of the two whom I saw, held a heavy axe over his head, and had taken the bent attitude of a workman hewing wood.
A WOMAN'S JOURNEY ROUND THE WORLDIDA PFEIFFER
The formation of an axe or hatchet, however crude it may have been, would naturally lead to another step in advance.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS

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