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The Count of Monte Cristo
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  • The Catalan watched him until Caderousse, almost overcome by this fresh assault on his senses, rested, or rather dropped, his glass upon the table.
  • "Suppose I was a soldier like you, and ordered to carry a certain redoubt, and you knew I must be killed in the assault, would you not say to me, as you said just now, ’Go, father; for you are dishonored by delay, and death is preferable to shame!’

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  • I was assaulted by a man in a mask.
  • It is an assault on free speech.

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