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assassins

Fanatical Moslem sect that smoked hashish and murdered Crusaders (11th—12th centuries). [Islamic Hist.: Brewer Note-Book, 52]

assassins

Moslem murder teams used hashish as stimulus (11th and 12th centuries). [Islamic Hist.: Brewer Note-Book, 52]
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Assassins is an ensemble piece and the cast, who perform in principal roles across the area, skilfully managed the task of taking centre stage when it was their turn in the proprietor's fairground assassination game while strongly supporting each other in ensemble.
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Her next mission involves killing a high-ranking official, yet, when she sees him playing with his children, she cannot bring herself to kill him; Yinniang, like so many assassins of the screen, wrestles with the moral burden of her chosen profession.
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A truce requires mages from the Renegai people to serve underground and teach the future assassins how to wield magic.
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