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Lord of the Flies
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  • Not scared so much as paralyzed; hung up there immovable on the top of a diminishing, moving mountain.
  • "We closed in—" The first blow had paralyzed its hind quarters, so then the circle could close in and beat and beat— "I cut the pig’s throat—" The twins, still sharing their identical grin, jumped up and ran round each other.

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  • She suffers paralysis of her legs.
  • Hamlet suffered near paralysis from indecision.

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