In the book The Bronze Bow, what impossible thing are Joel, Daniel, and Thacia hoping to do?

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The three young friends make a vow in chapter 7 to fight for God's victory. By this they mean to free the Jewish people from the oppressive rule of the Roman Empire. While Daniel is recuperating from the wound he received from a Roman soldier, he explains his family background to Joel and Malthace. Daniel's father and uncle were crucified by Romans under completely unjust circumstances. Joel and Malthace sympathize. Joel says, "Your father is only one—out of thousands who have died at their hands. We must do anything—anything to make the country free...

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