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  • When members of the state went forth to found a new colony they took with them a brand from the Prytaneum altar to kindle the new fire in the colony; 1 the fatherless daughters of Aristides, who were regarded as children of the state at Athens, were married from the Prytaneum as from their home; Thucydides informs us (ii.
  • Ginger! is ginger the sort of fuel you use, Dough-boy, to kindle a fire in this shivering cannibal?
  • He has retreated and ordered the rearguard to kindle fires and make a noise to deceive us.
  • Kindle in all hearts the flame of virtue.
  • The stormcloud had come upon them, and in every face the fire which Pierre had watched kindle burned up brightly.

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