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Search phrase: swerving

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Antony and CleopatraAC III.xi.50.1A most unnoble swerving.A most vnnoble sweruing.
Henry VH5 II.ii.133Constant in spirit, not swerving with the blood,Constant in spirit, not sweruing with the blood,

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SonnetsSonn.87.8 And so my patent back again is swerving. And so my pattent back againe is sweruing.

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swervinglapse, transgression, error

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