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craven
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Antigone
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  • So at the bidding of our distraught lord We looked, and in the craven’s vaulted gloom I saw the maiden lying strangled there, A noose of linen twined about her neck; And hard beside her, clasping her cold form, Her lover lay bewailing his dead bride Death-wedded, and his father’s cruelty.

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  • the craven fellow turned and ran
  • I feel like a hunted, craven animal, which is exactly how the Empire sees me—how it sees all Scholars.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes

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