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Well, such a woman, who would place the knife of Jacques Clement or of Ravaillac in the hands of a fanatic, would save France.
Then the miserable fanatic must be found who will serve as an instrument of God's justice.
Moreover, his School Toryism was still strong, and he looked still with some jealousy on the Doctor, as somewhat of a fanatic in the matter of change, and thought it very desirable for the School that he should have some wise person (such as himself) to look sharply after vested School-rights, and see that nothing was done to the injury of the republic without due protest.
The zeal of the religious fanatic whose altar has been desecrated was triply enhanced by the rage of a woman scorned.
It is thus, if there is any rule, that we ought to die--neither as victim nor as fanatic, but as the seafarer who can greet with an equal eye the deep that he is entering, and the shore that he must leave.
JERUSALEM, February 12, 2018 (WAFA) -- Israeli fanatics slashed on Monday tires of several Palestinian-owned cars and spray-painted them with racist anti-Arab graffiti in the occupied East Jerusalem neighborhood of Silwan, said Wadi Hilweh Information Center.
NYT Syndicate This fall, as some of the NFL's corporate partners fretted about the league's handling of its players kneeling during the national anthem, the sports merchandise company Fanatics pounced.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 17, 2017-Fanatics Acquires Fermata Partners from CAA, Forms New Fanatics College Division
The revelation that up to eight Irish-based Islamic fanatics have been killed fighting alongside the fanatics in Syria is also disturbing.
A lot of Pokemon Go fanatics might be flying to Singapore soon.
Fanatics Adel Kermiche and Abdel Petitjean, both 19, then brutally stabbed the man, named only as Guy.
What is he going to do if these fanatics throw a bomb our way?