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detest
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The Aeneid
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  • Amidst our course, Zacynthian woods appear; And next by rocky Neritos we steer: We fly from Ithaca’s detested shore, And curse the land which dire Ulysses bore.
  • Call them not Trojans: perish the renown And name of Troy, with that detested town.

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  • She detests politicians who make promises they don’t keep.
  • I die adoring God, loving my friends, not hating my enemies, and detesting superstition.
    Voltaire

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