These convictions must unquestionably have their own pain, and severe was its kind; but they precluded that pain which Lady Russell would suffer in entering the house again, and returning through the well-known apartments.
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The first amendment precludes Congress from passing laws that create a state religion.
Don’t rule out working with your hands. It does not preclude using your head.