The armistice was designed to achieve an immediate cessation of hostilities between Germany and the allied powers; its provisions did not address the disposition of German colonies, Austria-Hungary or the Ottomans.
According to the founding fathers, governments are entered into by individuals in order to protect their rights and freedoms, and the government has a right to pursue these aims through the agreement of the individuals being governed.
On this day in 1857, the United States Supreme Court issues a decision in the Dred Scott case, affirming the right of slave owners to take their slaves into the Western territories, therebynegating the doctrine of popular sovereignty and severely undermining the platform of the newly created Republican Party.
The simile is a figure of speech that allows the comparison between two similar things or that establish a strong relationship with each other, in some way. In other words, we can say that the simile uses different objects that have similarities in some element and establishes a comparison between the two, evidencing an idea within the text.
In the text shown in the question above, the simile can be perceived by comparing "stone" and "quiver".