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scythe
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Don Quixote
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  • The companionship of one’s wife is no article of merchandise, that, after it has been bought, may be returned, or bartered, or changed; for it is an inseparable accident that lasts as long as life lasts; it is a noose that, once you put it round your neck, turns into a Gordian knot, which, if the scythe of Death does not cut it, there is no untying.

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  • fell like grass before a scythe
  • The painting is called Peasant Woman with a Scythe.

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