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The War of the Worlds
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repentance
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The War of the Worlds
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  • —when I should have stood up, though I died for it, and called upon them to repent-repent!
  • For a moment I believed that the destruction of Sennacherib had been repeated, that God had repented, that the Angel of Death had slain them in the night.
  • —when I should have stood up, though I died for it, and called upon them to repent-repent!
  • He talked with his voice rising slowly, through the greater part of the eighth and ninth days—threats, entreaties, mingled with a torrent of half-sane and always frothy repentance for his vacant sham of God’s service, such as made me pity him.

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  • Prisoners who show repentance are more likely to be released on parole.
  • And wet his grave with my repentant tears-
    William Shakespeare  --  King Richard III

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