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Weak

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He then bethought him of his horn, Which hung down at his knee; He set his horn unto his mouth, And blew out weak blasts three.
The power of the head of the nation was commonly too weak, either to preserve the public peace, or to protect the people against the oppressions of their immediate lords.
I attempted to rise and follow it but I was too weak.
If he sends reinforcements everywhere, he will everywhere be weak.
Lift the latch,' called out the grandmother, 'I am too weak, and cannot get up.
With much caution I began breaking the bars, one by one; it was hard enough, weak as I was; my thighs were of more service than my hands.
He was still too weak to paint, and he sat in the studio, silent, occupied with God knows what dreams, or reading.
Her voice was so weak that it seemed to come already from a great distance.
Berg smiled with a sense of his superiority over a weak woman, and paused, reflecting that this dear wife of his was after all but a weak woman who could not understand all that constitutes a man's dignity, what it was ein Mann zu sein.
Aching eyes scanned the horizon day and night until the weak and weary watchers would sink exhausted to the bottom of the boat, and there wrest in dream-disturbed slumber a moment's respite from the horrors of the waking reality.
Yes, for he will either be strong or he will be weak.
In the struggle for existence, as I have shown, the strong and the progeny of the strong tend to survive, while the weak and the progeny of the weak are crushed and tend to perish.