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Crime and Punishment
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  • The first category, generally speaking, are men conservative in temperament and law-abiding; they live under control and love to be controlled.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Excuse the natural anxiety of a practical law-abiding citizen, but couldn't they adopt a special uniform, for instance, couldn't they wear something, be branded in some way?  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: an abiding desire to
as in: abide by her decision
as in: abide in the forest
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