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succor
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Anna Karenina
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  • He will be your support and your succor.
  • Succor and comfort you will find not in me, though I have come only to aid you if I can.
  • You must thank Him, and pray to Him for succor.
  • But when he came back from the doctor’s and saw her sufferings again, he fell to repeating more and more frequently: "Lord, have mercy on us, and succor us!"
  • "Lord, have mercy on us, and succor us!" he repeated to himself incessantly, feeling, in spite of his long and, as it seemed, complete alienation from religion, that he turned to God just as trustfully and simply as he had in his childhood and first youth.

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  • In a funny way, she sounds like Liv Crawford when she reads from her books, a bit strident, overdramatic, with tones of succor.
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life
  • And there is this: although the Home Army, like members of the Resistance elsewhere in Europe, had other concerns besides the succor and safekeeping of the Jews (as indeed there were one or two partisan factions in Poland that remained malignantly anti-Semitic), such help, generally speaking, was still high on their list of priorities; thus it is safe to say that it was at least partly because of their efforts in behalf of some of these incessantly stalked, mortally endangered Jews…
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice

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