I admit, myself, that there is an element of truth in what you say, grossly as you may distort it to gratify your malicious humor.
One or two of them, perhaps, it would be wiser to kill without malice in a friendly and frank manner; for there are bipeds, just as there are quadrupeds, who are too dangerous to be left unchained and unmuzzled; and these cannot fairly expect to have other men’s lives wasted in the work of watching them.
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I am not interested in hearing malicious gossip.
Words can be like baseball bats when used maliciously.