faint of heart love


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  • adj. faint-hearted
  • n. timid people considered as a group


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  • Horse neighed against horse and man cried out upon man and brands were bared, whilst the drums beat and the trumpets blared; and horseman charged upon horseman and every brave of renown pushed forward, whilst the faint of heart fled from the lunge of lance and men heard nought but slogan-cry and the clash and clang of armoury.

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night


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