Major Cavalcanti is already one, perhaps; but then, hereditary rank is abolished.
Those who took me from my father, and who always intended, sooner or later, to sell me again to my original proprietor, as they have now done, calculated that, in order to make the most of their bargain, it would be politic to leave me in possession of all my personal and hereditary worth, and even to increase the value, if possible.
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It is hereditary, but fortunately not contagious.
It is an unfortunate hereditary condition that is not easily detected even by the regular and thorough cardiac screening.