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Twelfth Night
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grapple
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Twelfth Night
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  • That face of his I do remember well: Yet when I saw it last it was besmeared As black as Vulcan in the smoke of war: A bawbling vessel was he captain of, For shallow draught and bulk unprizable; With which such scathful grapple did he make With the most noble bottom of our fleet That very envy and the tongue of los Cried fame and honour on him.

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  • I’ve just begun to grapple with the problem.
  • the two men grappled with each other for several minutes

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