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chattel
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Don Quixote
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  • About this time the father of our Chrysostom died, and he was left heir to a large amount of property in chattels as well as in land, no small number of cattle and sheep, and a large sum of money, of all of which the young man was left dissolute owner, and indeed he was deserving of it all, for he was a very good comrade, and kind-hearted, and a friend of worthy folk, and had a countenance like a benediction.

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  • The proposed law applies to chattels and intangible property.
  • In that culture, family members were legally dependent upon the oldest male, but they were not chattel.

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