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We are at the stake
And bayed about with many enemies;
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We would not let ourselves be burned at the stake for our opinions: we are not that certain of them. But perhaps we would do so in ...
of artists dying in childbirth, wise-women charred at the stake,
centuries of books unwritten piled behind these shelves;
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they burned Joan
and many, and many,
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... there is a place in the United States for the Negro. They are real American citizens, and at home. They have fought and bled a ...
People who are always praising the past
And especially the times of faith as best
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The island seemed deserted to-day, yet I observed some new houses among the weather-stained ones, as if the tribe still had a desi ...
The Jesuits were quite balked by those Indians who, being burned at the stake, suggested new modes of tortures to their tormentors ...
So the old flute was doomed and its fate was pathetic,
'Twas fastened and burned at the stake as heretic,
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The tender skin does not shrink from bayonets, the timid woman is not scared by fagots; the rack is not frightful, nor the rope ig ...
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