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1  It is a law of nations from which they never deviate.
Candide By Voltaire
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2  It is a tyranny which neither our manners nor our laws permit.
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3  Indeed, the law of nature teaches us to kill our neighbour, and such is the practice all over the world.
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4  He bid us all be of good cheer, telling us that the like had happened in many sieges, and that it was according to the laws of war.
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5  Quarrels have not been wanting, for they could not decide whether the night from Saturday to Sunday belonged to the old law or to the new.
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6  He passed over heaps of dead and dying, and first reached a neighbouring village; it was in cinders, it was an Abare village which the Bulgarians had burnt according to the laws of war.
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7  Pangloss drew up an excellent memorial, wherein he proved that the Baron had no right over his sister, and that according to all the laws of the empire, she might marry Candide with her left hand.
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