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descend
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Cyrano de Bergerac
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  • And,—from fair heights descending, words fall fast, But mine must mount, Madame, and that takes time!
  • (Le Bret descends): How goes it with our friend?
  • DE GUICHE (descending): ’tis a false Spanish spy Who is extremely useful to my ends.
  • He descends the steps slowly, with a visible difficulty in holding himself upright, bearing heavily on his cane.
  • (All descend and draw up in line.
  • (She descends the steps.

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  • We saw the rocket descend.
  • The path descends to the bottom of the mountain.

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