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Understanding both the similarities and differences between the two sieges is critical to properly safeguarding this citadel of democracy — and democracy itself — moving forward.The similarities to the last invasion of the Capitol matter — so do the differences|Lawrence Hatter|January 11, 2021|Washington Post
That’s a plot line for a Tom Clancy novel, not something that would happen in the citadel of democracy.
He hits bottom at Rocamadour, a sanctuary in the Dordogne known as a citadel of faith devoted to Mary.Houellebecq’s Incendiary Novel Imagines France With a Muslim President|Pierre Assouline|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
They severed the last railroad lifeline into Atlanta, making the Citadel of the Confederacy as it was touted no longer tenable.Atlanta’s Fall Foretold The End Of Civil War Bloodshed|Marc Wortman|September 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
She seemed to know, to accept, to welcome her position, the citadel of the family, the strong place that could not be taken.
Once this citadel is breached, the other walls can come tumbling down.Praying While Packing Heat and Other Unwieldy American Traditions|Jack Schwartz|February 18, 2013|DAILY BEAST
It turns out that Santorum has a deep connection to the Citadel.
The jagged top and spurs of San Jacinto Mountain shone like the turrets and posterns of a citadel built of rubies.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
The Spaniards, hard pressed on all sides, seemed determined to make their last stand in the old citadel.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
He resides in the Citadel Rhamnughur, which lies on the left bank of the Ganges, above the town.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
He was so good a man, and so profoundly revered by the Athenians, that they intrusted to him the keys of their citadel.Beacon Lights of History, Volume I|John Lord
Calvin thereupon adopted Geneva as the site of his moral fortunes; he made it thenceforth the citadel of his ideas.Catherine de' Medici|Honore de Balzac