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penance
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Henry VIII
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  • I would I were; They should find easy penance.
  • Gentlemen, The penance lies on you, if these fair ladies Pass away frowning.
  • There is a fellow somewhat near the door, he should be a brazier by his face, for, o’ my conscience, twenty of the dog-days now reign in’s nose; all that stand about him are under the line, they need no other penance: that fire-drake did I hit three times on the head, and three times was his nose discharged against me; he stands there, like a mortar-piece, to blow us.

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  • A foreign policy of penance was counterproductive.

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