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The Two Gentlemen of Verona
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sovereign
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The Two Gentlemen of Verona
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  • And here is writ ’love-wounded Proteus’: Poor wounded name! my bosom, as a bed, Shall lodge thee till thy wound be throughly heal’d; And thus I search it with a sovereign kiss.
  • Then speak the truth by her; if not divine, Yet let her be a principality, Sovereign to all the creatures on the earth.

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  • They may be a sovereign state, but their neighbor’s threats forced their decision.
  • ...the first seven words of our Constitution—We the People of the United States —accurately reflect our founding belief that governments derive "their just powers from the consent of the governed" and the fact that that the sovereign will of the people of the United States was expressed in the Constitution itself and in our ongoing system of government created by it.
    John R. Bolton  --  American Justice and the International Criminal Court  --  http://www.aei.org/publications/pubID.22883/pub_detail.asp(retrieved 06/29/06)

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