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Duel Your Dual Nature With This Quiz On Geminis

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In particular the Governor of Adinskoy offered us a guard of fifty men to the next station, if we apprehended any danger.
A far-off volley rumbled over the plain, and a few birds stirred uneasily among the trees.
THE RED YEARLOUIS TRACY
On the evening of September 17th he sent away his advance guard of two thousand men in eighty small boats.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
Leaving Bruno to guard, Harry climbed the tree, and to his satisfaction had a good view of the country.
Every precaution was taken by Colonel Guitar to guard against a night attack, but his little army was allowed to rest in peace.
Nevertheless Monsieur de Biancourt was always on his guard, and often sent the boat on ahead with the sounding-lead.
The huge engine, the wonderful carriages, the imposing guard, the busy porters and the bustling station.
It's easy for a prisoner t' slip a note to a friend that happens t' be mountin' guard.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
I desire and am endeavoring to be on my guard respecting matters which concern his inclination and not his reason.
I was left here to guard your slumbers; and for one hundred years I have been out under the shed reading a book.

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