The universal response was, that the fare was detestable, and that they wanted to be set free.
Oh, what a detestable crew they are, these mercenary speculators!
" ’We announce,’ he read, in the same tone with which he would have read a newspaper, ’that to-day, the 23d of February, will be executed Andrea Rondolo, guilty of murder on the person of the respected and venerated Don Cesare Torlini, canon of the church of St. John Lateran, and Peppino, called Rocca Priori, convicted of complicity with the detestable bandit Luigi Vampa, and the men of his band.’
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If it’s not too late, I want to eliminate my more detestable vices before I get married.