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principal
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The Winter's Tale
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  • —I have said, She’s an adultress; I have said with whom: More, she’s a traitor; and Camillo is A federary with her; and one that knows What she should shame to know herself But with her most vile principal, that she’s A bed-swerver, even as bad as those That vulgars give boldest titles; ay, and privy To this their late escape.

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  • The principal idea is that decisions should be made by the people who are most knowledgeable about specific circumstances that impact the decision.
  • The singer was the principal performer; though the whole band was good.

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