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breach
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Crime and Punishment
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  • There is, if you recollect, a suggestion that there are certain persons who canů. that is, not precisely are able to, but have a perfect right to commit breaches of morality and crimes, and that the law is not for them.
  • But the "humane" Andrey Semyonovitch ascribed Pyotr Petrovitch’s ill-humour to his recent breach with Dounia and he was burning with impatience to discourse on that theme.
  • ) "The only difference is that I don’t contend that extraordinary people are always bound to commit breaches of morals, as you call it.

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  • He was sued for breach of contract.
  • Once more unto the breach, dear friends, once more;
    Shakespeare, William  --  King Henry V

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