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sustain
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As I Lay Dying
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sustain
Used in
As I Lay Dying
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  • I faced it without fear nor terror because my faith was strong in the Lord, a-bolstering and sustaining me.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It was He in His infinite wisdom that restrained the tale from her dying lips as she lay surrounded by those who loved and trusted her; mine the travail by water which I sustained by the strength of His hand.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: sustained wounds
as in: sustained by her faith
as in: sustained through the ages
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