I might have handed him over to Roman justice, which is somewhat expeditious, and which would have been particularly so with him; but I did nothing of the sort—I suffered him and his band to depart.
"Sir," he responded, "you are a stranger, and I believe you say yourself that a portion of your life has been spent in Oriental countries, so you are not aware how human justice, so expeditious in barbarous countries, takes with us a prudent and well-studied course."
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I think then the conditions will be created for the most expeditious and effective delivery of humanitarian supplies.
Democrats first and foremost want this matter ended, ... We believe very strongly about the need to bring this matter to an expeditious close.