Reminder to anyone who received a book from me for Christmas ...
They're due back at the library today.
But what then is capital punishment but the most premeditated of murders, to which no criminal's deed, however calculated it may be, can be compared? For there to be equivalence, the death penalty would have to punish a criminal who had warned his victim of the date at which he would inflict a horrible death on him and who, from that moment onward, had confined him at his mercy for months. Such a monster is not encountered in private life.
“A screaming comes across the sky.”
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Just listen to the name Guy Chapman.
That has to be the world's most redundant name!