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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • He had capitulated, that was agreed.
  • In reality, as he saw now, he had been ready to capitulate long before he had taken the decision.

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  • The Romans induced many enemy armies to capitulate by offering good terms of surrender.
  • Though they have achieved little, they claim virtue through refusing to capitulate to the opposition.

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