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The French Revolution
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The French Revolution
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  • To be born, or at any rate bred, in a hand-bag, whether it had handles or not, seems to me to display a contempt for the ordinary decencies of family life that reminds one of the worst excesses of the French Revolution.

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  • Aunty hon-ey, that sort of thing went out with the French Revolution, or began with it, I forget which.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • I’d spend an hour crafting a casual e-mail to her, I became a student of arcana so I could keep her interested: the Lake poets, the code duello, the French Revolution.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl

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