The second day two of their sheep plunged into a morass, where they and their burdens were lost; two more died of fatigue a few days after; seven or eight perished with hunger in a desert; and others subsequently fell down precipices.
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slipping deeper into an economic and political morass
opened the country to foreign investment and cleaned up the regulatory morass