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He had killed and put to earth so many that his sword broke in two. At length he thought to himself that that was enough massacrin ...
On their own feet they came, or on shipboard,
Camelback, horseback, ass-back, mule-back,
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Monarchs ought to put to death the authors and instigators of war, as their sworn enemies and as dangers to their states.
Besides, I see it is reasonable to punish a rash action, which could not be justly done by man to man, unless the same were volunt ...
Men are not therefore put to death, or punished for that their theft proceedeth from election; but because it was noxious and cont ...
If the question is put to me would I rather have a miserable ape for a grandfather or a man highly endowed by nature and possessed ...
How we shall earn our bread is a grave question; yet it is a sweet and inviting question. Let us not shirk it, as is usually done. ...
Whoever lies with an animal shall be put to death.
Parents shall not be put to death for their children, nor shall children be put to death for their parents; only for their own cri ...
The hand of the diligent will rule, while the lazy will be put to forced labor.
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