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War and Peace
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  • It was an enormous tree, its girth twice as great as a man could embrace, and evidently long ago some of its branches had been broken off and its bark scarred.
  • The Cossacks were untying their horses and tightening their saddle girths.
  • The men rapidly picked out their horses in the semidarkness, tightened their saddle girths, and formed companies.
  • Denisov was angry with the Cossack because the saddle girths were too slack, reproved him, and mounted.

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