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tyranny
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Macbeth
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  • Boundless intemperance
    In nature is a tyranny; it hath been
    The untimely emptying of the happy throne,
    And fall of many kings.
  • Great tyranny, lay thou thy basis sure,
    For goodness dare not check thee!
  • ... What’s more to do,
    Which would be planted newly with the time,
    As calling home our exil’d friends abroad,
    That fled the snares of watchful tyranny;

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  • The history of the present King of Great Britain is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations, all having in direct object the establishment of an absolute Tyranny over these States.
    Thomas Jefferson et al.  --  The Declaration of Independence

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