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Leaves of Grass
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  • See—as the annual round returns the phantoms return, It is the 27th of August and the British have landed, The battle begins and goes against us, behold through the smoke Washington’s face, The brigade of Virginia and Maryland have march’d forth to intercept the enemy, They are cut off, murderous artillery from the hills plays upon them, Rank after rank falls, while over them silently droops the flag, Baptized that day in many a young man’s bloody wounds.

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  • He intercepted the pass on the 5-yard line.
  • The fighter plane was ordered to intercept an aircraft that had entered the country’s airspace

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