Quotation by Anthony Trollope

It was not death he feared—it was the disgrace of death, and the misery of the ignominious preparations. He knew in his heart that heaven could not call it murder that he had done; but he felt equally sure that man would do so.
Anthony Trollope (1815–1882), British novelist. Thady, The Macdermots of Ballycloran, vol. 3, ch. xxiii, London, T.C. Newby (1847).
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