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They took selfies as they smashed windows and doors, desecrated sacred objects and paraded through the Capitol rotunda.
Scientists suspect the mud wrap may have been used to restore the body’s shape after it was desecrated, potentially by tomb robbers.
Leg fractures and other damage to the mummy’s body hint that the mud wrap may have been used to restore the body after it was desecrated, potentially by tomb robbers.
It was no human remains that he was commanded to desecrate; the bones referred to were those of Mother Earth.
Do not neglect it; do not misuse it; before all things do not defile and desecrate it.
SERMONSJ. B. LIGHTFOOT
They used to have to stop miles away, as no engine was allowed to desecrate the holy city of Pekin.
You desecrate our sacred memories when you allow small suspicions and fears to enter your thoughts of me.
TANTEANNE DOUGLAS SEDGWICK
Proceeding straight up to the high altar, he bent his knee before the God whose name he was now so soon to desecrate.
"Come down, I tell thee, and desecrate not this holy place," cried the man wearing the surplice.
Dont desecrate the picture, bosn, he said; we will respect this mans religious scruples.
PIKE & CUTLASSGEORGE GIBBS

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