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assail
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The Awakening
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  • It was only one phase of the multitudinous emotions which had assailed her.
  • But among the conflicting sensations which assailed her, there was neither shame nor remorse.
  • But as she sat there amid her guests, she felt the old ennui overtaking her; the hopelessness which so often assailed her, which came upon her like an obsession, like something extraneous, independent of volition.

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  • Serbian forces assailed Bosnian towns.
  • Discourteous knight, it ill becomes you to assail one who cannot defend himself...
    Miguel Cervantes  --  Don Quixote

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