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siege
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Romeo and Juliet
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  • She will not stay the siege of loving terms Nor bide th’ encounter of assailing eyes, Nor ope her lap to saint-seducing gold: O, she’s rich in beauty; only poor That, when she dies, with beauty dies her store.
  • You, to remove that siege of grief from her, Betroth’d, and would have married her perforce, To County Paris:—then comes she to me, And with wild looks, bid me devise some means To rid her from this second marriage, Or in my cell there would she kill herself.

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  • The Siege of Leningrad lasted 872 days.
  • The company feels under siege.

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