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posterity
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The Aeneid
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  • Our fortunes, good or bad, shall be the same: The double Troy shall differ but in name; That what we now begin may never end, But long to late posterity descend.’
  • And here, heroic youth, ’t is here I must To thy immortal memory be just, And sing an act so noble and so new, Posterity will scarce believe ’t is true.

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  • we must secure the benefits of freedom for ourselves and our posterity
  • Well, to hear the Post tell it, we lynch ’cause for breakfast; the Journal doesn’t care; and the Times is so wrapped up in its duty to posterity it bores you to death.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman

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