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a solid projectile that in former times was fired from a cannon

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It's a cannon-ball blast as you master the ways of the pirate, completing a host of varied quests on the different islands you'll need to explore to uncover the story's final secret.
It's a cannon-ball blast as you master the ways of the pirate, completing a host of varied quests on the islands you'll need to explore to uncover the story's final secret.
Even more amazing, when O'Neill managed to find space along the flank to launch a cannon-ball strike against the woodwork - it was unstoppable and if it had dipped it would have been contender for goal of the season.
He had a cannon-ball shot and Ramsey made him his playmaker for the 1966 World Cup.
Crowley was ejected from the saddle like a human cannon-ball, going all of 12 feet into the air before receiving a stray kick from his mount as he landed.
any cannon-ball hitting an individual would kill or seriously wound him .
One second he was lying on the sand with the new Harold Robbins, the next he was flattened by a thing the size of a large cannon-ball.
LOS ANGELES -- "A hysterectomy for fibroids is like killing a mosquito with a cannon-ball," said recent SonoWave patient Traci Werner.
But now a team of Merseyside film-makers want fans who watched the Cannon-ball Kid in action to get talking.