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Methought I saw him placable and mild, Bending his ear; persuasion in me grew That I was heard with favor; peace return'd Home to my Breast, and to my memory His promise, that thy Seed shall bruise our Foe; Which then not minded in dismay, yet now Assures me that the bitterness of death Is past, and we shall live.
As a rule, even the most placable right-wingers cleave to the notion that homosexuality is a sin, and they probably always will.
With respect to pathos, Aristotle says that when people are feeling friendly and placable, they think of one sort of thing; when they are feeling angry or hostile, they think either something totally different or the same thing with a different intensity.