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History is of course full of such ruptures, intentional or otherwise.
When that bubble bursts, it begins with a break, or rupture, in the soapy film.
Between South and North, the probabilities of a serious, and no very distant rupture, are strong and manifest.
One of these is the liability to inguinal hernia, or rupture, which leads to much suffering and frequent death in man.
MAN AND HIS ANCESTORCHARLES MORRIS
It is remarkable that this was not against the composers wishes, even if he did nothing actually to cause the rupture.
An address founded on these resolutions was voted; many thought that a violent rupture was inevitable.
She was bound to him by bonds so intimately and secretly interwoven that to rupture any one of them would kill her.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
He had lost most of his teeth, and suffered from rupture, stone, ‘and many other like miseries.’
The principal event which contributed to this consummation was the rupture between the chief Maroto and Don Carlos.
During the reign of Mr. Cousins there was a rupture at the place, and many combative letters were written with reference to it.

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