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There was no lock on the door, only an iron hook which he unfastened.
from Brown Corpus
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There are also complementing skills which are only of associated with some classes ; parry ( the ability to block a blow with the sword ), for instance, is mainly used by fighters and paladins, lock picking and sneaking thief's hobby, and the ability to cast magic spells is usually associated with magic user.
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