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Robin Hood
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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Robin Hood
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • I am Robin Hood, as thy caitiff carcase soon shall know.
  • Then Tom became Robin Hood again, and was allowed by the treacherous nun to bleed his strength away through his neglected wound.
  • "Well, say, Joe, you can be Friar Tuck or Much the miller’s son, and lam me with a quarter-staff; or I’ll be the Sheriff of Nottingham and you be Robin Hood a little while and kill me."
  • And at last Joe, representing a whole tribe of weeping outlaws, dragged him sadly forth, gave his bow into his feeble hands, and Tom said, "Where this arrow falls, there bury poor Robin Hood under the greenwood tree."
  • Do you know Robin Hood, Huck?
  • But we’ll play Robin Hood—it’s nobby fun.
  • So they played Robin Hood all the afternoon, now and then casting a yearning eye down upon the haunted house and passing a remark about the morrow’s prospects and possibilities there.
  • Who’s Robin Hood?"

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  • The story of the Robin Hood legend has been re-told many times on film and television.
  • Fazlullah as a kind of Robin Hood and believed that when Fazlullah took over he would give the khans’ land to the poor.
    Malala Yousafzai  --  I Am Malala

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