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What’s A Bastille?On Bastille Day, the world parties in the name of France. But do you know what makes Bastille Day so important—not just for France but the history of all democracies? The occasion is typically honored with military parades and copious consumption of libations. This mix of weapons and wooziness arguably sums up the legacy of July 14, 1789. Bastille is French for “fortress,” “castle,” or “bastion.” The Bastille …
Origin of honor guard
First recorded in 1920–25
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Examples from the Web for honor guard
They watched the delegation back out, with the honor-guard following.A Slave is a Slave|Henry Beam Piper