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" My lords, it may be a part of the system of angry justice to bow a man's mind by humiliation to the proposed ignominy of the scaffold ; but worse to me than the purposed shame, or the scaffold's terrors, would be the shame of such foul and unfounded imputations... "
History of the Irish Rebellion in 1798;: With Memoirs of the Union, and ... - Page 409
by William Hamilton Maxwell - 1866 - 476 pages
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The Monthly Mirror: Reflecting Men and Manners; with Strictures ..., Volume 16

1803
...to be loaded with the foul and grievous calumny of being an emissary of France ? My Lords, it may he part of the system of angry justice,' to bow a man's mind by humiliation to meet the ignominy of the scaffold ; but worse to me than the scaffold's shame, or the scaffold's terrors,...
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The Anti-Gallican, Or, Standard of British Loyalty, Religion, and ..., Volume 1

Great Britain - 1803
...loaded .with the foul and grievous calumny of being an emis» sarv of France ? " Mv Lords, it may be part of the .system of angry justice to bow a man's mind bv humiliation to. meet the ignominy of the scaffold; but worse to me than the scaffold's sluunc, or...
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The Criminal Recorder: Or, Biographical Sketches of Notorious Public Characters

Student of the Inner Temple - Crime - 1804
...be loaded with the foul and grievous calumny of l-.eing an emissary of France f My lords, it may be part of the system of angry justice to bow a man's mind by humiliation to meet the iguo-niny of the scaffold ; but worse to me than the scaffold's shame, or the scaffold's terrors,...
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History of the Civil War in Ireland, Containing an Impartial ..., Volume 2

James Gordon - Ireland - 1805
...clemency, and mildness of your courts of justice; if an unfortunate prisoner, whom your policy and not justice, is about to deliver into the hands of the...justice to bow a man's mind by humiliation to the purposed ignominy of the scaffold; but worse to me than the purposed shame, or the scaffold's terrors,...
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The History of the Late Grand Insurrection, Or, The Struggle for Liberty in ...

Ireland - 1805 - 386 pages
...pf the executioner, is not suffered to explain his uwtive* sip«er?ly and truly, and to yiiwliefcte the principles by which he was actuated. . M,y Lords, it may be a part of the system of angiy justice, to b.ow a man's mind by humiliation to tine purposed ignominy of the scaffold ; but...
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An Historical Review of the State of Ireland from the Invasion of that ...

Francis Plowden - Ireland - 1806
...and mildness of your courts of justice ; if an unfortunate prisoner, whom your policy, and not pure justice, is about to deliver into the hands of the...justice, to bow a man's mind by humiliation to the purposed ignominy of the scaffold ; but worse to me than the purposed shame, or the scaffold's terfors,...
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Speeches of John Philpot Curran, Esq: With a Brief Sketch of the ..., Volume 2

John Philpot Curran - Ireland - 1811
...impartiality and clemency of your courts of justice, if an unfortunate prisoner, whom your policy, not pure justice, is about to deliver into the hands of the...suffered to explain his motives sincerely and truly, to vindicate the principles by which he was actuated ? My lord, it may be a part of the system of angry...
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Speeches of John Philpot Curran, Esq: With a brief sketch of the ..., Volume 2

John Philpot Curran - Ireland - 1811
...impartiality and clemency of your courts of justice, if an unfortunate prisoner, whom your policy, not pure justice, is about to deliver into the hands of the...suffered to explain his motives sincerely and truly, to vindicate the principles by which he was actuated ? My lord, if may be a part of the system of angry...
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The American Orator, Or, Elegant Extracts in Prose and Poetry: Comprehending ...

Increase Cooke - American literature - 1811 - 408 pages
...he loaded with the foul and grievous ca*. lumny of being an emissary of France ? My Lords, it may be .part of the system of angry justice to bow a man's mind by humiliation to. meet the ignominy of the scaffold, but worse to me than the scaffold's shame, or the scaffold's terrors,...
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The Criminal Recorder; Or, Biographical Sketches of Notorious Public ...

Criminals - 1811
...to he loaded with the foul and grievous calumny of heing an emissary of France ? My lords, it may he part of the system of angry justice to bow a man's mind by humiliation to meet the ignominy of the scaffold ; but worse to me than the scaffold's shame, or the scaffold's terrors,...
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