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  • We have seen the best of our time: machinations, hollowness, treachery, and all ruinous disorders follow us disquietly to our graves.
  • I told him of the army that was landed; He smil’d at it: I told him you were coming; His answer was, ’The worse’: Of Gloster’s treachery And of the loyal service of his son When I inform’d him, then he call’d me sot And told me I had turn’d the wrong side out:— What most he should dislike seems pleasant to him; What like, offensive.

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  • Benedict Arnold remains the U.S.’s symbol of ultimate treachery.
  • She was going to get an award for bravery when she should really be kicked out of the Smoke for treachery.
    Scott Westerfeld  --  Uglies

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