1 The army in butternut were now seasoned fighters, their generals had proven their mettle, and everyone knew that when the campaign reopened in the spring, the Yankees would be crushed for good and all.
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2 He had never thought that women of her strong mettle had tears, and a flood of tenderness and remorse swept him.
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3 They mistook the mettle of their sons.
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4 His horses were full of mettle, and even a little unmanageable.
5 Having failed to make herself heard, her mettle was roused, she would not be defeated.
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6 Such is my spirit when I am on my mettle.
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