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  • "Weren’t some of the popes—of course, not our present man, or his predecessor, but some of the old popes—not exactly…. you know…. up to the knocker?"
  • And Pius IX his predecessor’s motto was Crux upon Crux—that is, Cross upon Cross—to show the difference between their two pontificates."

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  • It is my hope that over the years our organization has in some part paid the price for the unspeakable act committed against humanity by our predecessors in government.
    James Dashner  --  The Death Cure
  • I couldn’t help but compare Maxon to his predecessor.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Elite

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