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intercede
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Leaves of Grass
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  • …of the antique wars, Minding their voices peal through the crash of destruction, Their brawny limbs passing safe over charr’d laths, their white foreheads whole and unhurt out of the flames; By the mechanic’s wife with her babe at her nipple interceding for every person born, Three scythes at harvest whizzing in a row from three lusty angels with shirts bagg’d out at their waists, The snag-tooth’d hostler with red hair redeeming sins past and to come, Selling all he possesses,…

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  • We are prepared for attacks on the palace, and when the rebels attack the public, we intercede as best we can.
    Kiera Cass  --  The One
  • Just spend another term or so impressing Kilvin, then ask him to intercede on your behalf.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind

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