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Achilles Heel is an old saying about a guy who is invincible except for his heel. the moral is that everybody has a weakness. Example: The spiders are her Achilles Heel or it means: the only thing that can scare her are spiders .

His mother dipped all of Achilles in the river Styx all except his heel. He was invincible everywhere except his heels because of that

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