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Another bugle blast - the gate flies open, the bull plunges in, furious, trembling, blinking in the blinding light, and stands there, a magnificent creature, centre of those multitudinous and admiring eyes, brave, ready for battle, his attitude a challenge.
I feel as if I were walking on the edge of a precipice, towards which thousands are crowding and endeavouring to plunge me into the abyss.
And after pressing the hand of Athos, D'Artagnan chose a moment when the ship rolled backward, so that he had only to plunge into the water, which was already up to his waist.
On leaving Omaha, it passes along the left bank of the Platte River as far as the junction of its northern branch, follows its southern branch, crosses the Laramie territory and the Wahsatch Mountains, turns the Great Salt Lake, and reaches Salt Lake City, the Mormon capital, plunges into the Tuilla Valley, across the American Desert, Cedar and Humboldt Mountains, the Sierra Nevada, and descends, via Sacramento, to the Pacific--its grade, even on the Rocky Mountains, never exceeding one hundred and twelve feet to the mile.
Nearly 300 people jumped into frigid water in honor of the Fox Lake Polar Plunge at Lakefront Park Sunday morning.
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They said a matatu had earlier on collided head-on with another car while an hour before the fatal plunge, a car that was heading to Embu Town lost control and veered off the road and landed in a ditch a fe meters from the bridge.
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Those are just a few of the comments made by the 250 or so folks who braved the winter waters of the Willamette River on Saturday morning in Maurie Jacobs Park during the annual Oregon Law Enforcement Polar Plunge for Special Olympics.
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