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siege
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Cyrano de Bergerac
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  • (Lise, who is talking tenderly to the musketeer, starts, and comes down toward Cyrano): So this fine captain is laying siege to you?
  • ROXANE: But the siege—Arras….
  • ROXANE: In the siege Let him not suffer!
  • Post occupied by company of Carbon de Castel-Jaloux at the siege of Arras.
  • LE BRET: Alas, how full of complication is this siege of Arras!
  • ROXANE: This siege—’tis too long!

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  • The Siege of Leningrad lasted 872 days.
  • The company feels under siege.

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