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The Return of the King
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ravine
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The Return of the King
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  • The Company came at last out of the ravine, as suddenly as it they had issued from a crack in a wall; and there lay the uplands of a great vale before them, and the stream beside them went down with a cold voice over many falls.
  • Frodo now led the way, northward as near as he could guess, among the stones and boulders lying thick at the bottom of the great ravine.
  • They had climbed up a narrow shelving ravine, but they still had a long way to go before they could even come in sight of the last craggy ridge.
  • In the end they were forced to go back down the ravine that they had climbed and seek for a way along the valley.
  • They did not know the time, nor how long they had slept; but after a morsel of food and a sip of water they went on up the ravine, until it ended in a sharp slope of screes and sliding stones.

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  • The car plunged into a 15-foot ravine.
  • afraid that if we climbed into the ravine, we might never get out

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