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Gulliver's Travels
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  • But having in my life perused many state-trials, which I ever observed to terminate as the judges thought fit to direct, I durst not rely on so dangerous a decision, in so critical a juncture, and against such powerful enemies.
  • And as I have been always told, and found true by experience in my travels, that flying or discovering fear before a fierce animal, is a certain way to make it pursue or attack you, so I resolved, in this dangerous juncture, to show no manner of concern.
  • Perhaps many travellers have not been under greater difficulties and distress than I was at this juncture, expecting every moment to see my box dashed to pieces, or at least overset by the first violent blast, or rising wave.

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  • She nuzzled her way into the juncture of his collarbone and shoulder.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • And moving was a very good idea at that juncture of the battle.
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave

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