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agile
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Romeo and Juliet
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  • …point to point, And, with a martial scorn, with one hand beats Cold death aside, and with the other sends It back to Tybalt, whose dexterity Retorts it: Romeo he cries aloud, ’Hold, friends! friends, part!’ and swifter than his tongue, His agile arm beats down their fatal points, And ’twixt them rushes; underneath whose arm An envious thrust from Tybalt hit the life Of stout Mercutio, and then Tybalt fled: But by-and-by comes back to Romeo, Who had but newly entertain’d revenge, And…

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  • She is amazingly agile for someone so tall.
  • Her agility allows her to guard even the quickest ball handlers.

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