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keystone
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Atlas Shrugged
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  • She sat looking at the two thin, delicate, almost weightless drops of gold in the palm of her hand, knowing that the whole of the Taggart Transcontinental system had rested upon them, that this had been the keystone supporting all the keystones, all the arches, all the girders of the Taggart track, the Taggart Bridge, the Taggart Building…… She shook her head and slipped the coins back into his hand.
  • She sat looking at the two thin, delicate, almost weightless drops of gold in the palm of her hand, knowing that the whole of the Taggart Transcontinental system had rested upon them, that this had been the keystone supporting all the keystones, all the arches, all the girders of the Taggart track, the Taggart Bridge, the Taggart Building…… She shook her head and slipped the coins back into his hand.

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  • the keystone of campaign reform was the ban on soft money
  • Friendship with Canada is the keystone in the arch of America’s foreign relations.

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