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  • For, though bred a lawyer, and accustomed to speak of Bacon, Coke, Noye, and Finch, as his professional associates, the exigencies of this new country had transformed Governor Bellingham into a soldier, as well as a statesman and ruler.

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  • I was stunned by Arthur’s reversal—I chalked it up to political exigency...
    Alan Greenspan  --  The Age of Turbulence

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