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He had concealed a small blunderbuss, and his men some other arms, with which they re-took the ship.

On the 26th we re-took a brig from Oporto, bound to London, which had been captured by a rebel privateer off Scilly.

Relieved now from her troublesome and untoward charge, Juliet had her door opened, and re-took possession of her room.

We counter-attacked and re-took the trench, killed and captured some of the Turks, and then took one of their trenches.

When ten minutes later I re-took my seat in the cab, I was in love for the first time in my life.