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Search phrase: torchbearer

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The Merchant of VeniceMV II.iv.23I am provided of a torchbearer.I am prouided of a Torch-bearer.
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.iv.39Fair Jessica shall be my torchbearer.Faire Iessica shall be my Torch-bearer.
The Merchant of VeniceMV II.vi.40Descend, for you must be my torchbearer.Descend, for you must be my torch-bearer.
Romeo and JulietRJ III.v.14To be to thee this night a torchbearerTo be to thee this night a Torch-bearer,

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