1. It could be a loner, or it could be a foreign state.
  2. You’ve got to keep your foot on their neck, or they’ll come back up and smack you.
  3. He shouted for help but no one heard him, or they were too absorbed in pulling people from the water.
  4. We can sing about a utopian brotherhood, or we can work diligently to expand the limits of the fragile shared trust we have.