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  • My guardian threw his supplicant off with supreme indifference, and left him dancing on the pavement as if it were red hot.

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  • They may have looked like supplicants but their questions were not conciliatory.
    Catherine Mayer  --  McCain in Britain: ’We All Misspeak’, Time Magazine, Mar. 21, 2008  --,8599,1724552,00.html(retrieved 05/29/08)
  • Churches generally had a small apartment prepared for the reception of supplicants.
    Victor Hugo  --  Notre-Dame de Paris

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