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The Horse and His Boy
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desist
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The Horse and His Boy
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  • My son, by all means desist from kicking the venerable and enlightened Vizier:
  • And you, estimable Vizier, whether he desists or not, by no means allow the flow of your eloquence to be interrupted.
  • Desist therefore, and tell us what you desire and propose.
  • "Desist, O my son," said the Tisroc.
  • Let the earth gape! Let blood and fire obliterate the world! But be sure I will never desist till I have dragged to my palace by her hair the barbarian queen, the daughter of dogs, the —

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  • The Federal Trade Commission ordered the company to cease-and-desist from making such claims.
  • The new company was halted in their tracks when the city had a cease-and-desist order issued.

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