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  • I then said to the queen, "since I was now her majesty’s most humble creature and vassal, I must beg the favour, that Glumdalclitch, who had always tended me with so much care and kindness, and understood to do it so well, might be admitted into her service, and continue to be my nurse and instructor."

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  • Vassals were expected to fight offensive wars up to two months a year.
  • She can always rile the crowd by implying that America treats their nation as a vassal state.

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