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wanton
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  • As flies to wanton boys are we to the gods,— They kill us for their sport.
  • Cry to it, nuncle, as the cockney did to the eels when she put ’cause i’ the paste alive; she knapped ’cause o’ the coxcombs with a stick and cried ’Down, wantons, down!’

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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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