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wanton
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Henry IV, Part 2
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  • every idle, nice and wanton reason
  • Thou art a guard too wanton for the head Which princes, flesh’d with conquest, aim to hit.
  • Briefly to this end: we are all diseased, And with our surfeiting and wanton hours Have brought ourselves into a burning fever, And we must bleed for it; of which disease Our late king, Richard, being infected, died.

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  • She is known for wanton behavior.
  • The ability to see beauty is the beginning of our moral sensibility. What we believe is beautiful we will not wantonly destroy.
    Reverend Sean Parker Dennison

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