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Andrew Lanning was town bred and soft of skin from the work at the forge.

Macdonald strode to the forge and took out the bar of white-hot iron.

Siegfried took the broken pieces to the forge and began filing them to dust.

We will say that he was unexpectedly found at his forge again.

There is not a blacksmith but is at his forge from morn to night at work upon pike-heads.

A couple of days later I was standing at the forge, when I heard a shriek from my wife.

"The brig is beginning to forge ahead, sir," he said in a warning tone.

I have but one message to give you, one thought to leave with you—forge on!

Sometimes I myself have doubted whether I could forge my dream into reality.

Behind the forge was a machine which had been used to operate the crane.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., "a smithy," from Old French forge (12c.) "forge, smithy," earlier faverge, from Latin fabrica "workshop," from faber (genitive fabri) "workman in hard materials, smith" (see fabric). As the heating apparatus itself, from late 15c.

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