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Heart of Darkness
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  • You know I hate, detest, and can’t bear a lie, not because I am straighter than the rest of us, but simply because it appalls me.
  • There is a taint of death, a flavor of mortality in lies,—which is exactly what I hate and detest in the world—what I want to forget.

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  • She detests politicians who make promises they don’t keep.
  • I die adoring God, loving my friends, not hating my enemies, and detesting superstition.
    Voltaire

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